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George II Sterling Silver Taperstick

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$677$550

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

Description:

George II Sterling Silver Taperstick, London, 1746-47, indistinct maker's mark "_G" possibly William Grundy, ht. 4 3/4 in., approx. 4.2 troy oz.
Estimate $400-600

Small dent to base, middle joint repaired. Sits at slight angle. Age-typical surface wear and abrasions.


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

William Grundy, Beam Suntory, Bourbon whiskey, Fiction, Horse racing, Household silver, Kentucky cuisine, Maker's Mark, Silver, Solomon Grundy, Sterling silver, Troy, Troy weight, London

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