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Ten Queen Anne/George I Britannia Standard Spoons

Auction:
3115B
Lot:
3A
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3115B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Ten Queen Anne/George I Britannia Standard Spoons, London, all with assorted monograms or armorials, eight dated 1719-20: four by James Morson and four with worn maker's marks; and two 1712-13, 1713-14, each by Lawrence Jones, lg. to 8 in., together with an early Continental spoon with two indistinct hallmarks, lg. 6 1/2 in., approx. 19.2 troy oz. total.
Estimate $300-500

English spoons with age-typical surface wear throughout, crudely etched social security number to stems. Continental spoon with pitting, extensive wear throughout, dents around tip of bowl.


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

Lawrence Jones, George I Britannia, James Morson, London, Brand management, Brands, Hallmark, Maker's Mark, Monogram, Platinum, Silver, Spoons

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