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George III Sterling Silver Candlestick

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3070B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

George III Sterling Silver Candlestick, London, 1762-63, Ebenezer Coker, maker, with an urn-form sconce on knopped stem on square foot, ht. 8 1/2 in., approx. 14.9 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

Bobeche only with standard mark, dents and splits to interior edge (still sits well). Foot rim bent slightly (wobbles), stick sits slightly crooked at particular angle.


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

London, Atomic physics, Coker, Household silver, Imperial units, Matter, Measurement, Ounce, Precious metals, Sconce, Silver, Troy weight, Units of mass

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