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Two George II Sterling Silver Canns

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

Two George II Sterling Silver Canns, each London, 1764-65, one with engraved coat of arms by Fuller White, ht. 4; the other with maker's marks overstruck by James Stamp & John Baker, ht. 3 7/8 in., approx. 12.3 troy oz. total.
Estimate $300-400

Each in good overall condition with only light surface wear. White cann previously stored in plastic wrap with some surface inconsistencies.


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.

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John Baker, James Stamp, London, Atomic physics, Baker, Bourbon whiskey, Household silver, Kentucky cuisine, Maker's Mark, Matter, Precious metals, Silver, Sterling silver, Troy weight, Visual arts

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