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Assembled Three-piece George IV/William IV Sterling Silver Tea Service

Auction:
2740B
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2740B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 19, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Assembled Three-piece George IV/William IV Sterling Silver Tea Service, all London, teapot: 1834-35, Charles Gordon, maker; covered sugar: 1827-28, Richard Pierce & George Burrows, maker; creamer: date mark rubbed, John, Henry & Charles Lias, maker; each squat and bulbous with a reeded band to the center and engraved monogram "R/M+F" to the body, teapot, ht. 5 in., approx. 38.0 total troy oz.
Estimate $400-600


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Sterling Silver Tea Service, George IV, Richard Pierce, Charles Gordon, London

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