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Two Pieces of George II Sterling Silver Teaware

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2940B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 06, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

Two Pieces of George II Sterling Silver Teaware, London, 1733-34, creamer lacking maker's mark, coffeepot maker's mark "E_" possibly for Edward Feline, creamer with monogram to foot, ht. 3, coffeepot with faint armorial to one side and scratch weights to base, ht. 6 3/8 in., together with a pair of William IV tea tongs, 1834-35; approx. 15.4 troy oz. total.
Estimate $300-500


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

William IV, Edward Feline, London, Creamer, Decorative arts, Food and drink, Home, Household silver, Maker's Mark, Personal life, Silver, Silversmithing, Sterling silver, Teaware, Tongs

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