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Hector Aguilar (1905-1986) Silver and Rosewood Forty-seven Piece Flatware Service

Auction:
2870B
Lot:
139
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2870B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 05, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Hector Aguilar (1905-1986) Silver and Rosewood Forty-seven Piece Flatware Service
Sterling silver, rosewood
Taxco, Mexico, 1948-c.1955
Silver bowls, tines, blades lead to gently swelling wooden handles terminating in silver double scrolls, with centered bead on the spoons and forks and single scrolls, on the knives; service consists of eight each of the following: round-bowled soupspoons, teaspoons, dinner forks, butter spreaders, knives, and seven salad forks, stamped marks, eagle # 9, Taxco, HA in circle, Sterling, total weight including wooden handles approx. 98. troy oz., lg. 5 1/4 to 9 3/4 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Some age expected wear.


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.

Keywords

Hector Aguilar, Fork, Jewellery, Silver, Silversmithing, Spoons, Sterling silver, Taxco, Teaspoon, Mexico

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