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Three Early Georgian Sterling Silver Marrow Spoons

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Three Early Georgian Sterling Silver Marrow Spoons, each London, one George I Britannia standard, 1720-21, worn maker's mark probably "BO"; another with worn date mark possibly 1727-28, by Hugh Arnett & Edward Pocock; the third with engraved coat of arms, 1742-43, by Isaac Callard; approx. 5.1 troy oz. total.
Estimate $300-400

In good overall condition with light age typical wear, minor nicks and abrasions. No evidence of engraving removal or restoration.


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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George I Britannia, Hugh Arnett, Isaac Callard, Edward Pocock, London, Atomic physics, Britannia, Ottawa, Jewellery, Maker's Mark, Matter, Pocock, Precious metals, Silver, Silversmithing, Spoon, Sterling silver, Troy weight

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