Sale 22CN02 | Lot 132

George III Sterling Silver Honey Skep on Stand

Catalogue: Old Master Paintings | English & Continental Silver

Lot Details

Lot 132
George III Sterling Silver Honey Skep on Stand
Paul Storr, London, 1799
Modelled as a bee hive, with removable base opening to a glass jar, the cover with a bee-form finial. Height overall 4 1/4 inches (11 cm), diameter of stand 5 1/2 inches (14 cm), total approximately 14 ounces, weighable.

Provenance: Sotheby's New York, April 16, 1997, lot 174


C The Daniel and Joanna S. Rose Collection

Estimate: $10,000 - $20,000
Sold for $37,800 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Good condition overall; Storr mark part struck as typical, but legible; the body struck only with lion passant; the stand engraved with crest; light surface marking, especially to stand


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Estimate: $10,000 - $20,000
Sold for $37,800 (includes buyer's premium)

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Old Master Paintings | English & Continental Silver

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