3215
3215
An American Silver Tankard, John Coburn, Boston, circa 1785
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 USD
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3215
An American Silver Tankard, John Coburn, Boston, circa 1785
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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An American Silver Tankard, John Coburn, Boston, circa 1785
tapered cylindrical with molded base band, girdle and rim, the stepped domed cover with writhen urn finial, scroll thumbpiece, S-scroll handle applied with a baluster and terminating in an oval convex shield, the front engraved with contemporary foliate script monogram monogram MSC
marked left of handle, and on center of base J.COBURN in rectangle (Kane mark A),  the base with scratchweight 31 16 and engraved F14 and Z Z1
height 9 1/4 in.
23.5cm
31oz 12dwt
983g
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Provenance

The Collection of Mrs. Walter Buhl Ford, II, sold
Sotheby's, New York ,27, 29 January 1983, lot 127

Literature

Kane, Patricia E., Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers, 1998, p. 303

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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New York