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George IV Sterling Silver Basket

Auction:
3031B
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

George IV Sterling Silver Basket, London, 1823-24, Joseph Angell I, maker, circular, with egg-and-dart chased rim centering an acanthus-capped, lobed interior, with engraved armorial to bail handle, dia. 12 1/8 in., approx. 34.1 troy oz.
Estimate $600-800

Few very minor scattered pinprick dents otherwise in good overall condition.


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

Joseph Angell, Acanthus, Ancient Greek architecture, Angell, Troy weight, Visual arts, London

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