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George III Sterling Silver Basket

Auction:
2875B
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2875B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 09, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

George III Sterling Silver Basket, London, 1783-84, Charles Chesterman II, maker, the urn-form reticulated basket with a beaded bail handle and cobalt glass liner, ht. 7 5/8 in., approx. 5.6 troy oz.
Estimate $500-700


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

Charles Chesterman II, Bail, Basket, Chemical elements, Cobalt, Precious metals, Silver, Sterling silver, Transition metals, London

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