Lot 2201
  • 2201

A George III silver two-bottle cruet frame, John Scofield, London, 1789

Estimate
1,500 - 2,500 USD
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Description

  • 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

Literature

George Parker, “Lighting and Dining in the Eighteenth Century: Silver Pewter, Brass and Bronze,” Wisconsin Academy Review, 43: 3 (Summer 1997), 17.
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