A GEORGE I SCOTTISH SILVER CUP, HENRY BETHUNE, EDINBURGH, 1716
A GEORGE I SCOTTISH SILVER CUP, HENRY BETHUNE, EDINBURGH, 1716
A GEORGE I SCOTTISH SILVER CUP, HENRY BETHUNE, EDINBURGH, 1716
A GEORGE I SCOTTISH SILVER CUP, HENRY BETHUNE, EDINBURGH, 1716
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A GEORGE I SCOTTISH SILVER CUP, HENRY BETHUNE, EDINBURGH, 1716

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

A GEORGE I SCOTTISH SILVER CUP, HENRY BETHUNE, EDINBURGH, 1716

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Lot Sold:2,500GBP

Lot Details

Description

A GEORGE I SCOTTISH SILVER CUP, HENRY BETHUNE, EDINBURGH, 1716


with plain scroll handle, applied banded girdle, engraved with a crest and motto, assay master Edward Penman

7.5cm., 3¼in high

180gr., 5oz. 16dwt.

Condition Report

Good clear marks to the underside. The crest is probably slightly later. The body is a little pitted and worn through polishing. No obvious damage or repairs. Good condition.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Cataloguing

Provenance

with De Havilland (Antiques) Ltd (July 1969)

Catalogue Note

The crest and motto are those of Scott, of Wall, co. Selkirk

STYLE: European Silver, Gold Boxes and Ceramics
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