A George III silver two-bottle cruet frame, John Scofield, London, 1789
1,500 - 2,500 USD
bidding is closed
- marked on base, bottle support, and bottle mounts
- length 13 1/4 in.
- 33.7 cm
boat-form, openwork acanthus feet, reeded borders, the surface bright-cut with foliage, fitted with two cut-glass bottles with matched silver mounts
George Parker, “Lighting and Dining in the Eighteenth Century: Silver Pewter, Brass and Bronze,” Wisconsin Academy Review, 43: 3 (Summer 1997), 17.