01-12-2018 01-12-2018
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3070B Boston
January 12, 2018 10:00AMCalender

George III Sterling Silver Salver

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


George III Sterling Silver Salver, London, 1808-09, Paul Storr, maker, the shell and scroll rim centering an engraved rocaille surface with engraved crest to center, on four bracket feet, dia. 19 3/4 in., approx. 79.3 troy oz.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

With Victorian rim and feet, marked for Henry Holland, London, c. 1841, engraved border also probably a Victorian addition. With linear silver solder restoration or reworking to two areas of the underside (see images) along outer edge of the engraved surface. Silver solder repair to one seam along upper joint to Victorian border, another to the joint between pie-crust rim and surface on the underside, and small repair to underside along one area of pie-crust edge.

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