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3031B Boston
October 13, 2017 10:00 AMCalender

George II Sterling Silver Coffeepot

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3031B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 13, 2017 10:00AM


George II Sterling Silver Coffeepot, London, 1744-45, Richard Gurney & Co., maker, lid unmarked, typical form with urn-form finial and acanthus-capped spout, with later engraved monogram to body and underside of foot, ht. 9 1/4 in., approx. 21.3 troy oz.
Estimate $800-1,200

In good overall condition, with only a few minor spots of silver rot to body, handle refinished with a couple small areas of wear to finish.

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