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October 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

George III Sterling Silver Tray

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754BLocation: BostonDate / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM


George III Sterling Silver Tray, London, 1794-95, John Crouch I & Thomas Hannam, maker, oval with beaded rim, handles, and feet, the top engraved with an armorial set within an oval scrollwork frame, surrounded by ribband, scrolling foliage, and a floral garland, and with engraved border, lg. handle over handle 21 1/2 in., approx. 59.9 troy oz.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Surface abrasions and specks of black silver rot. Solder marks to joins of handles. Halo to underside of engraving.

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London, John Crouch