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Four Pieces of Chinese Export Silver Tableware

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
69A
Sold for:
$984$800

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

Description:

Four Pieces of Chinese Export Silver Tableware, late 19th/early 20th century, a pair of weighted two-light candelabra with bamboo motif to foot, Siu Kee, maker, ht. 5 1/2, and two trays: a circular tray with a chased surface on three feet, Zee Wo, maker, dia. 13 1/4, and a rectangular tray with a reticulated, bamboo motif rim, engraved monogram to front surface and inscription to underside on three feet, bearing unknown maker's mark, lg. 15 1/2 in., approx. 62.0 troy oz. total weighable silver.
Estimate $700-900


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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Bamboo, Candelabra, Furniture, Household silver, Mon, Packaging, Silver, Tableware, Tray

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