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George III Sterling Silver Wine Ewer

Auction:
3150B
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3150B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

George III Sterling Silver Wine Ewer, London, 1777-78, Joseph Lock, maker, urn-form with a wicker-wrapped handle, ht. 11 3/4 in., approx. 25.8 troy oz.
Estimate $400-600

Several minor pinprick dents (including area to handle where finial bangs into), lid does not sit perfectly flush (though no apparent imperfects or dents).


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

London, Lock, Precious metals, Silver, Silversmithing, Sterling silver, Troy weight, Wicker

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