10-28-2012 10-28-2012
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Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2618B Boston
October 28, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Seven Pewter Table Items

 
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2618B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 28, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Seven Pewter Table Items, America and England, early 19th century, two teapots each with domed hinged lid on bulbous body with scroll handle, one with black-painted handle with "Warranted" eagle maker's mark for Thomas Danforth Boardman (Hartford, Connecticut), the other with "Warranted" eagle maker's mark for Luther Boardman (South Reading, Massachusetts, and Chester, Connecticut), (dents, wear), ht. 7; two saucers reportedly made by Samuel Green, Boston; a sparking lamp with whale oil burner by the Taunton Britannia Manufacturing Co., a "quarter gill" measure, and a small barrel-form tumbler marked "COMPTON," (dents), ht. 2 1/8 to 2 3/8, dia. 1 7/8 to 4 5/8 in.
Estimate $250-350

Both with dents around swollen mid-section, TDB with solder repair on base edge.


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Keywords

Connecticut, Massachusetts, Thomas Danforth Boardman, United Kingdom, Chester, Reading, Luther Boardman, Samuel Green, Taunton Britannia Manufacturing Co., whale oil burner