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George III Irish Sterling Silver Salver

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
323
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

George III Irish Sterling Silver Salver, Dublin, 1777, Matthew West, maker, with a gadrooned piecrust rim, on three claw-and-ball feet, dia. 16 3/4 in., approx. 59.1 troy oz.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Probable professional engraving removal to center: silver surface does not appear thinner but there is a slight discoloration to center, no abrasions or pitting. Otherwise light surface abrasions.


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Art genres, Geography of New York state), Household silver, Irish diaspora, Physical sciences, Salver, Silver, Sterling silver, Troy weight, Troy, New York, Units of mass

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