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July 12, 2013 04:00 PMCalender

Eighteen Sterling Silver Dinner Plates

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2663B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 12, 2013 4:00PM


Eighteen Sterling Silver Dinner Plates, late 19th/early 20th century, J.E. Caldwell & Co., retailer, with engraved scroll and floral motif centering an armorial and "D.N.C.B." monogram, with lattice, scroll, and floral reticulated border, dia. 12 in., approx. 462 troy oz.
Estimate $15,000-20,000

All with minor usage wear abrasions. One with very slight linear indentation to center. Several with minor spots of corrosion. Eight with surface irregularities (mainly to reverse) from being stored in saran wrap.

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J.E. Caldwell & Co.