04-05-2014 04-05-2014
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2715B Boston
April 5, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

Two George II Sterling Silver Card Trays

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2715B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 05, 2014 10:00AM


Two George II Sterling Silver Card Trays, London, 1747-48, Hugh Mills, maker, each with a shell and scroll border, engraved armorial to center, and monogram to reverse, raised on three spade feet, dia. 7 5/8 in., approx. 15.5 troy oz.
Estimate $400-600

Numerous solder marks and repairs to rims. Feet probably repaired or replaced. Armorials likely original. Age-typical wear and surface abrasions.

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