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January 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

English Sterling Silver Salver and Rattle

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Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2698BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 11, 2014 10:00AM


English Sterling Silver Salver and Rattle, the salver, George III, London, 1780-81, John Crouch I & Thomas Hannam, maker, with armorial to center, beaded rim, and three beaded feet, dia. 7 3/8; the rattle, Victorian, Birmingham, 1872-73, maker's mark rubbed, with whistle, two tiers of bells, and coral handle, lg. 6 1/2 in.; approx. 12.0 total troy oz.
Estimate $400-600

Salver with engraving removal to center. Rattle lacking five bells (one also lacking loop for bell),bells all with some scattered dents, scattered minor metal fatigue, coral element reglued.

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London, George III, John Crouch