04-05-201404-05-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
2715BBoston
April 5, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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George III Sterling Silver Center Bowl

$1,845$1,500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2715BLocation: BostonDate / Time: April 05, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

George III Sterling Silver Center Bowl, London, 1784, Daniel Smith & Robert Sharp, maker, ovoid, swirled gadroon body with repousse acanthus leaves, raised on four rocaille scrolled legs topped by dog heads and terminating in hoof feet, lg. 11 5/8 in., approx. 28.8 troy oz.
Estimate $600-800

Scattered metal fatigue to rim. Surface imperfections to bowl interior where feet join. Light surface abrasions and usage wear.


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Keywords

London, Daniel Smith, metal fatigue