A GROUP OF ENGLISH SERVING SPOONS, MOST LONDON, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY
A GROUP OF ENGLISH SERVING SPOONS, MOST LONDON, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY
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Property from a Private Connecticut Collection

A GROUP OF ENGLISH SERVING SPOONS, MOST LONDON, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 3,000 - 4,000 USD

Property from a Private Connecticut Collection

A GROUP OF ENGLISH SERVING SPOONS, MOST LONDON, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 3,000 - 4,000 USD

Lot Sold:2,750USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from a Private Connecticut Collection 

A GROUP OF ENGLISH SERVING SPOONS, MOST LONDON, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY


all engraved with various crests or initials, comprising:

1 shell-bowl punch ladle, by William Sumner & Richard Crossley, London, 1780

1 soup ladle, by John Ladyman, London, circa 1700

2 Early English basting spoons, matching crests, by John Millington, London, 1723 and maker's mark unclear, Newcastle, 1749

1 Dog Nose basting spoon, by Alice Sheene, London, 1706

1 Early English basting spoon, by Charles Dickson, Edinburgh, 1743

1 marrow spoon, by Henry Clarke, London, circa 1715

4 shell-bowl salt spoons, one by George Adams, London, 1857, one by Thomas Northcote of London, circa 1775, the other's with marks unclear

1 egg spoon, maker's mark IL?, Dublin

12 pieces

36 oz

1120 g

length of longest 14 ¾ in.

37.5 cm

Condition Report

All with light signs of use: surface wear, dings, engravings rubbed, or light thinning to edges of bowls. All in good condition otherwise.


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.

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

STYLE: Furniture, Silver, Ceramics
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