10-05-2013 10-05-2013
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October 5, 2013 10:00AMCalender

Victorian Cellini Pattern Sterling Silver Goblet

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2676B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 05, 2013 10:00AM


Victorian Cellini Pattern Sterling Silver Goblet, London, 1869-70, Stephen Smith, maker, the bowl in three registers and allover decorated with strapwork, arabesques, masks, and goats, with two beaded cartouches, one with armorial and motto "Dum Spiro Spero," on knopped stem and domed foot, ht. 7 7/8 in., approx. 14.3 troy oz.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Bowl and foot very slightly out of round. Domed foot slighty sunken in.

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London, Stephen Smith