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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2850B Boston
October 9, 2015 04:00 PMCalender

George II Sterling Silver Tankard

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 09, 2015 4:00PM


George II Sterling Silver Tankard, London, 1752-53, William Shaw & William Priest, maker, baluster-form, with domed lid, circular foot, and engraved armorial, ht. 7 3/4 in., approx. 25 troy oz.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Embossed decoration possibly later. Foot rim with scattered dents to edge, still sits flat. Scattered pin prick dents to underside (not visible) from exterior. Minor surface wear.

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William Shaw, London