Sale 21CN02 | Lot 297

Irish Sterling Silver Cream Jug and Sugar Bowl

Catalogue: Old Master Paintings, Silver & Russian Works of Art
Irish Sterling Silver Cream Jug and Sugar Bowl

Lot Details

Lot 297
Irish Sterling Silver Cream Jug and Sugar Bowl
The cream jug marked William Townsend, Dublin, 1750s, the sugar bowl marked John Smyth, Dublin, 1905
Each of traditional form with lion mask feet, the bodies chased with birds, animals, flowers and scrolls. Height of cream jug 3 3/4 inches (9.5 cm), diameter of sugar bowl 4 3/4 inches (12 cm), total approximately 8 ounces.


Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $630 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Cream jug - later decorated; rubbing to hallmarks and lacking date letter; monogram "MM" under spout; handle slightly bent at join

Sugar bowl - good condition overall; good detail to decoration; clearly hallmarked; engraved monogram "MLL"


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Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $630 (includes buyer's premium)

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Old Master Paintings, Silver & Russian Works of Art

Wed, May 19, 2021 at 10am EDT
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