European Furniture & Decorative Arts Auction

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Date of the auction: 06.10.2012

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James II Silver Two-handled CupJames II Silver Two-handled Cup

James II Silver Two-handled Cup, London, 1688-89, indistinct maker's mark, with an engraved image of an archer "Charles Dakeyne Capt:Aprill:23:1690" and a heraldic motif to the reverse, ht. 3, wd. 5 3/4 in., approx. 4.2 troy oz

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Four Pieces of Georgian SilverFour Pieces of Georgian Silver

Four Pieces of Georgian Silver, each London: a butter warmer, 1735-36, John Gamon, maker, with squat bulbous body and turned wood handle, body ht. 2 1/10; a low bowl, 1770, maker's mark "TH," with scalloped edges, dia. 8 3/4; a milk jug, 1795-96, Henry Greenway, maker, with domed and hinged lid

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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George II Sterling Silver SauceboatGeorge II Sterling Silver Sauceboat

George II Sterling Silver Sauceboat, 1741, maker's mark "S," with scrolled handle, acid-etched rocaille decoration to body, raised on three spade feet, approx. 9.8 troy oz

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Harlequin Pair of Georgian Silver CandlesticksHarlequin Pair of Georgian...

Harlequin Pair of Georgian Silver Candlesticks, London, one 1749, John Cafe, maker, the other 1770, Ebenezer Coker, maker, each with removable nozzle over knopped-baluster-form and quatrefoil foot, ht. 8 1/4 in., approx. 35.4 troy oz

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Kettle on StandKettle on Stand

Kettle on Stand, London, 1750, John Swift, maker, kettle with rocaille engraving to body with heraldic shield to center, scrolled and wicker-wrapped handle joined by asymmetrical motif; stand with engraving to rim and pierced foliate arabesques on scrolled cabriole legs with splayed feet, ht. 12 1/2

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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George II Silver ChamberstickGeorge II Silver Chamberstick

George II Silver Chamberstick, London, 1751-52, maker's mark "I (star) M" within a shaped cartouche, of typical form, with reticulated stem, armorial to drip tray, and associated snuffer, ht. 3 1/2 in., approx. 12.8 troy oz

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Set of Four English Sterling Silver Fruit ServersSet of Four English...

Set of Four English Sterling Silver Fruit Servers, London, 1752, maker's mark "EO," each with scalloped gold-washed bowl decorated with repousse fruits and engraved foliate motifs, stem also with engraved foliate motif, lg. 8 1/16 in., approx. 9.1 troy oz. in a fitted case

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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English Sterling Silver CoffeepotEnglish Sterling Silver Coffeepot

English Sterling Silver Coffeepot, London, 1756, William Shaw II and William Preist, makers, tall form with an acorn-shaped finial and wood handle, ht. 9 1/2 in., approx. 24.7 troy oz

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Large Irish Silver SpoonLarge Irish Silver Spoon

Large Irish Silver Spoon, Dublin, mid to late 18th century, Michael Keating, maker, with armorial to terminal, monogram "CIM" to drop, lg. 12 in., approx. 3.5 troy oz

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Irish Silver and Parcel-gilt Covered BowlIrish Silver and Parcel-gilt...

Irish Silver and Parcel-gilt Covered Bowl, Dublin, date cipher "P" possibly for 1763, cover with turned finial and engraved heraldic motif, bowl also with the same motif on a flared base, ht. 3 1/2, dia. 4 in., approx. 5.2 troy oz

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Pair of Sterling Silver Covered Sauce TureensPair of Sterling Silver...

Pair of Sterling Silver Covered Sauce Tureens, London, 1770, Sebastian and James Crespell, maker, berry finial to shaped cover with armorial engraving; two-handled tureen also with engraved armorial and motto, raised on four scrolled feet, ht. 4 1/2, wd. 8 1/4 in., approx. 43.4 troy oz

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$1,800 - US$2,200

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Four George III Silver Meat PlatesFour George III Silver Meat Plates

Four George III Silver Meat Plates, London, 1818, Robert Hennell, maker, each with gadrooned border interspersed with shell and acanthus decoration, and monogrammed rim, dia. 10 in., approx. 98.3 troy oz

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Three Sterling Silver Punch CupsThree Sterling Silver Punch Cups

Three Sterling Silver Punch Cups, London, late 18th century, a pair with gold-washed bowls, 1769, maker's mark "CW," ht. 3 1/4; and another with gold washed bowl, 1768, maker's mark "FG," with engraved monogram "W W" and two roosters to side, ht. 2 2/3 in., approx. 9.8 troy oz. total

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$300 - US$400

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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George III Sterling Silver BasketGeorge III Sterling Silver Basket

George III Sterling Silver Basket, London, 1773, Robert Hennell I, maker, with a reeded rim and handle, on a flared foot, with an engraved armorial to the body, wd. 6 in., approx. 8 troy oz

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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English Silver Sugar BasketEnglish Silver Sugar Basket

English Silver Sugar Basket, London, 1774, maker's mark "WV," pierced basket with a scrolled swing handle, decorated allover with doves seated on pendant floral garlands tied by ribbons, on a flared circular foot with a cobalt glass liner, ht. 6 1/2 in., approx. 6.2 troy oz

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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George III Silver CoffeepotGeorge III Silver Coffeepot

George III Silver Coffeepot, London, 1775, maker's mark "OP," the hinged and domed lid topped by a finial, over urn-form body with fluted neck, decorated with laurel garlands hung from roundels, on square stepped base and four ball feet, with wood handle, ht. 12 7/8 in., approx. 30.4 troy oz

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Set of Four English SaltsSet of Four English Salts

Set of Four English Salts, London, late 18th century, marker's marks "EW," each of a circular form with slightly flared and tapered rims on three splayed feet with monogram "M.I.A," dia. 2 1/2 in., approx. total 8.6 troy oz

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Pair of English Silver SauceboatsPair of English Silver Sauceboats

Pair of English Silver Sauceboats, London, 1775-76, maker's mark rubbed, each with gadrooned rim and scrolled handle, with armorial to body, on foot with further gadrooning, lg. 9 in., approx. 38.4 troy oz

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Three Silver SalversThree Silver Salvers

Three Silver Salvers, one made in London, 1777, John Crouch I and Thomas Hannam, maker, with engraved armorial to center on three spade feet, impressed marks, dia. 6 1/4; another made by Howard & Co., New York City, marked 1905, with engraved armorial to center on three paw feet, dia. 9 3/4; and the

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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George III Sterling Silver Flat-top TankardGeorge III Sterling Silver...

George III Sterling Silver Flat-top Tankard, London, 1779, William Holmes, maker, of typical form with scrolled handle and marks to lid and underside, with monogram "W.M.S 1779," ht. 6 in., approx. 17 troy oz

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Two Assembled English Silver TureensTwo Assembled English Silver Tureens

Two Assembled English Silver Tureens, London, 1786, maker's mark "IB," circular form with lid, handles molded as abutting acanthus leaves extending from lion heads and paws, all on a ovoid flowerhead platform framed by gadrooned register with heraldic shield to both sides; tureen dish with gadrooned

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Pair of Silver-plated Three-arm CandelabraPair of Silver-plated Three-arm...

Pair of Silver-plated Three-arm Candelabra, Birmingham, late 18th century, Matthew Boulton, maker, of typical form with scrolled arms and gadrooned registers above tapered stem terminating in a flared circular foot with gadrooned foliate registers, impressed marks to foot, total ht. 18 1/2 in

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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George III TeapotGeorge III Teapot

George III Teapot, London, 1788, maker's marks "HC," possibly for Henry Chawner, ovoid shape with wooden finial to hinged lid and handle, engraved all over with floral motifs on a flared foot, ht. 5 1/2, wd. 10 1/4 in., approx. 13.7 troy oz

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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George III Silver Dish CrossGeorge III Silver Dish Cross

George III Silver Dish Cross, London, 1790-91, partial unidentified maker's mark, of typical form, with adjustable stretcher and well for warmer, lg. 12 1/4 in., approx. 15.2 troy oz

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Irish Silver Footed BowlIrish Silver Footed Bowl

Irish Silver Footed Bowl, Dublin, 1792, maker's mark "MW," possibly for Matthew West, reeded body decorated with repousse beading and an engraved armorial, on three hoof feet, dia. 5 in., approx. 5.6 troy oz

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Set of Four English Silver Salt CellarsSet of Four English Silver Salt Cellars

Set of Four English Silver Salt Cellars, London, 1792-73, Robert Hennell, maker, each ovoid urn-form, with loop handles and stop-gadrooned body, on socle and rectangular foot, handle to handle, lg. 5 3/8 in., approx. 13 troy oz., with four assorted later spoons

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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George III Silver Basket with HandleGeorge III Silver Basket with Handle

George III Silver Basket with Handle, London, 1792-93, maker's mark "JS," possibly for James Smith, oval with reeded handle and rim, on conforming foot, with two armorials to rim, lg. 14 3/4 in., approx. 30 troy oz

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Sterling Silver CreamerSterling Silver Creamer

Sterling Silver Creamer, London, 1794, maker's mark "SH," possibly for Solomon Hougham, with beaded rim, engraved classical designs to front with central cartouche framed by garlands, with tapered trumpet foot on square base, ht. 6 in., approx. 3.4 troy oz

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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Five English Silver ItemsFive English Silver Items

Five English Silver Items, London, a George III hollow fish server with a pierced blade, 1795, Michael Plummer, maker; a double-sided marrow scoop, 1909, Daniel & John Welby, makers; a tablespoon with an engraved monogram, 1751, maker's mark rubbed; a monogrammed tablespoon, 1784, Hester Bateman

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 6 Oct 2012

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George III Sterling Silver Teapot and StandGeorge III Sterling Silver...

George III Sterling Silver Teapot and Stand, London, 1794, Peter and Anna Bateman, makers, teapot with a wood handle and pineapple-shaped finial, decorated allover with small registers of shallowly engraved abstract motifs with a central register of gadroons, ht. 6 3/4; tea caddy with a reeded rim

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$5,000

Date: 6 Oct 2012