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2975B Boston
January 12, 2017 04:00 PMCalender

George I Britannia Standard Silver Two-handled Cup

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 12, 2017 4:00PM


George I Britannia Standard Silver Two-handled Cup, London, 1717-18, Jos Clare, maker, urn-form, with two scrolled handles and a central engraved armorial framed within a chased shield-form cartouche, ht. 6 1/4 in., approx. 14.1 troy oz.
Estimate $800-1,200

Chased decoration probably later, scattered small breaks to silver along upper body and foot (most with lead solder to interior). Foot rim dented (rocks).

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George I Britannia, London