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October 6, 2016 04:00 PMCalender

George III Sterling Silver Covered Soup Tureen

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Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2940BLocation: BostonDate / Time: October 06, 2016 4:00PM


George III Sterling Silver Covered Soup Tureen, London, 1790-91, John Wakelin & William Taylor, maker, urn-form, lid and tureen each with engraved monogram and armorial and fluted accent, tureen with two loop handles on an oval foot, lg. handle to handle 17 in., approx. 87.3 troy oz.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

In good overall condition with only very minor abrasions and light surface wear.

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John Wakelin, London