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Continental Silver Teapot

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
43
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Continental Silver Teapot, bearing indistinct French-style maker's mark and French import marks, squat, vasiform body with a leaf and berry finial and rocaille floral sprays and cartouches to body, on four splayed feet, ht. 6 3/4 in., approx. 17.2 troy oz.
Estimate $250-350

Probable monogram removal to vacant cartouch, (silver surface feels very slightly weaker, still firm). Scattered surface wear, slight loss to detail. One foot bent slightly (rocks).


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.

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Beam Suntory, Bourbon whiskey, Decorative arts, Household silver, Kentucky cuisine, Maker's Mark, Silver, Squat, Teapot

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