A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER WINE COASTERS, LONDON, 1767-68
A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER WINE COASTERS, LONDON, 1767-68
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A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER WINE COASTERS, LONDON, 1767-68

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER WINE COASTERS, LONDON, 1767-68

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Lot Sold:3,000USD

Lot Details

Description

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PATRICIA SCHUCKMANN, ATLANTA, GA


A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER WINE COASTERS, LONDON, 1767-68


sides pierced with trailing flowers and crested, silver bases over wood

marked on base plates, maker's mark unclear, one marked with lion passant on frame

diameter 4¾ in.

12 cm

Condition Report

Base plates with marks heavily rubbed and minor dings, both with some small repaired splits to base rim, one with small repair below upper rim, otherwise good.


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.

Cataloguing

Provenance

John Luddington, London, December 1976

Catalogue Note

A coaster from 1767 with similarly engraved pierced sides by William Lestourgeon is illustrated in Robin Butler's The Albert Collection, 2004, p. 256.

Style: Silver, Ceramics, Furniture
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