07-14-2018 07-14-2018
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3115B Boston
July 14, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

French Silver Platter

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


French Silver Platter, last quarter 18th century, worn marks possibly for Orleans, maker's mark a crowned "_T" probably for Etienne Tremblay, oval, with engraved monogram and inscription, lg. 14 3/4 in., approx. 48.8 troy oz.

N.B. Reportedly from the summer estate owned by Benjamin and Judith Bussey in Jamaica Plain, now part of the Arnold Arboretum.
Estimate $700-900

Extensive abrasions (some abrasions deep) and wear to surface.

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Etienne Tremblay, Benjamin Bussey, Judith Bussey