2135
2135
A Scottish silver kettle on lampstand, William Aytoun, Edinburgh, 1749
Estimate
5,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 4,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
2135
A Scottish silver kettle on lampstand, William Aytoun, Edinburgh, 1749
Estimate
5,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 4,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Highly Important Americana Collection of George S. Parker II from the Caxambas Foundation

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A Scottish silver kettle on lampstand, William Aytoun, Edinburgh, 1749
the stand with shell feet below leaf-capped scroll supports, pierced strapwork aprons and collar, the kettle chased with shells and flowers on matted grounds around vacant cartouches, fluted leaf-capped spout, bail handle chased to match, bud finial
marked on base of kettle and base of fixed lamp, and with assay master's mark for Hugh Gordon
height 13 3/4 in.
35 cm
56 oz 10 dwt gross
1754 g
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Literature

George Parker, “Lighting and Dining in the Eighteenth Century: Silver Pewter, Brass and Bronze,” Wisconsin Academy Review, 43: 3 (Summer 1997), 16.

The Highly Important Americana Collection of George S. Parker II from the Caxambas Foundation

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New York