Sale 18CN03 | Lot 252

George II Sterling Silver Covered Two Handle Cup With Presentation Inscription From the Young Pretender, Bonnie Prince Charlie

Catalogue: English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters / Russian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 252
George II Sterling Silver Covered Two Handle Cup With Presentation Inscription From the Young Pretender, Bonnie Prince Charlie
Paul Crespin, London, 1743
Of typical form on pedestal foot, with leaf-capped handles, the cover with urn-form finial. Height 10 1/2 inches (26.6 cm.), total approximately 45 ounces.
Provenance:
Christie's, New York, October 23, 2000, lot 462.


C The Estate of Barbara Wainscott

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $5,312 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Good condition overall; clearly hallmarked underside foot, the cover apparently unmarked; later chased and decorated with presentation inscription "From Prince Charles Edwd Stuart To Chas Selby Esqr of Earle in Rememberance of His Many Services in 1745 & 1746


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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $5,312 (includes buyer's premium)

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English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters / Russian Works of Art

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