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George III/IV Sterling Silver Condiment Set

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
18A
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

George III/IV Sterling Silver Condiment Set, London, stand 1819-20, George Burrows II, maker, silver-mounted glass items: 1822-23, Thomas Burwash, maker, the stand with an acanthus-topped handle and square gadrooned surface on four paw feet, with a silver-mounted glass shaker and condiment with matched spoon, and two colorless cut glass bottles with stoppers, stand ht. 8 3/8 in., stand approx. 25.6 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

Silver in good overall condition with only minor surface wear. Glass with scattered nicked losses throughout.


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

George Burrows II, George III, Bottle, Burrows, Condiments, Dielectrics, Glass, Salt and pepper shakers, Silver, Sterling silver, London

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