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April 8, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

George III Sterling Silver Two-handled Cup

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


George III Sterling Silver Two-handled Cup, London, 1775-76, Charles Wright, maker, vasiform with acanthus-capped scroll handles and gadrooned lower body with floral accents, ht. 6 3/4 in., approx. 14.4 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

Restored area to front and back (patch), and solder to each of lower handle joints. Foot rim with minor dents (rocks very slightly), surface wear.

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Charles Wright, London