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A George III Silver Nine-basket Epergne, Thomas Pitts, London, 1765
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LOT SOLD. 37,500 USD
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PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A George III Silver Nine-basket Epergne, Thomas Pitts, London, 1765
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

A Celebration of the English Country House

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A George III Silver Nine-basket Epergne, Thomas Pitts, London, 1765
the stand on four leaf-capped scroll supports linked by openwork aprons of scrolls and beaded lobes, the neck pierced and chased with shellwork, flowerheads, panels of trellis, hearts, stars and quatrefoils, the oval central basket and matching small circular hanging baskets pierced to match and with cast gadroon borders with foliage at intervals, the four small circular dishes with conforming rims, central basket engraved in center with contemporary arms in rococo cartouche surrounded by sprigs of flowers, the baskets and dishes each with corresponding crest in matching cartouche

fully marked except dishes and small baskets maker's mark only


length 27 1/2 in., height 13in.
70cm, 33cm
166oz
5163g
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Provenance

The arms are those of Clark with Wear, Ware, or Were in pretence.

A Celebration of the English Country House

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New York