03-13-2013 03-14-2013
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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2642M Marlborough
March 13, 2013 2:00PMCalender

Seven Pewter Table Items

Auction: Discovery - 2642M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: March 14, 2013 10:00AM


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