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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3038B Boston
November 4, 2017 10:00 AMCalender

Silver Cann

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3038B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 04, 2017 10:00AM


Silver Cann, Jacob Hurd, Boston, Massachusetts, second quarter 18th century, baluster form with scroll handle and molded foot, handle with engraved monogram "S/AM," marked "HURD" in a sunken cartouche at rim and on base, ht. 4 7/8 in., approx. 11.8 troy oz.

Note: Patricia E. Kane documents a Jacob Hurd porringer with the same monogram, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers (New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998), p. 597.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

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Patricia E. Kane, Jacob Hurd