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Three Pieces of George II/III Sterling Silver Tableware

Auction:
3000B
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3000B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Three Pieces of George II/III Sterling Silver Tableware, London, a salver with engraved armorial, 1740-41, by Robert Abercromby, dia. 11, two-handled cup, 1759-60, by Thomas Wallis I, ht. 4 7/8, and a monogrammed basket with cobalt liner, 1783-84, by William Plummer, lg. 6 1/2 in., approx. 40.0 troy oz. total.
Estimate $500-700


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

George II, William Plummer, Thomas Wallis, London, Abercromby, Food and drink, Household silver, Personal life, Plummer, Robert Abercromby, Salver, Silver, Sterling silver, Tableware, Troy weight, Visual arts

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