Lot 2083
  • 2083

A pair of George I silver casters, Glover Johnson, London, 1718

Estimate
4,000 - 6,000 USD
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Description

  • fully marked on rims of bodies, the bases and one cover with maker's mark and lion's head erased, the other cover with lion's head only
  • Height 6 1/8 in.
  • 15.5 cm
octagonal baluster form, slip-on covers pierced with formal foliage below urn finials, pricked underneath M/IG

Literature

George Parker, “Lighting and Dining in the Eighteenth Century: Silver Pewter, Brass and Bronze,” Wisconsin Academy Review, 43: 3 (Summer 1997), 15.
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