3269
3269
A Rare American Silver Mug, John Allen And John Edwards, Boston, 1690-1700
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
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3269
A Rare American Silver Mug, John Allen And John Edwards, Boston, 1690-1700
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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A Rare American Silver Mug, John Allen And John Edwards, Boston, 1690-1700
modelled after a pottery form derived from China, of baluster form, engraved with contemporary crest, the cylindrical neck with two bands of reeding, the reeded strapwork handle with shaped terminals, on short molded foot, engraved circa 1880 underneath with initials "AS to MC"
marked on neck left of handle IE and IA each in quatrefoil punch (Edwards - Kane mark A; Allen - Kane mark B)
height 4 1/8 in.
10.2cm
6oz 4dwt
193g
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Provenance

The crest is that of Southack.

Sold, Sotheby's, New York, 23-34 June 1994, lot 119.

Literature

The Magazine Antiques, #41, June 1942, p. 378.


Kane, Patricia E., Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers, 1998, p. 414.

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The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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New York