Decorative Arts Auction

June 15, 2015

LOT 13

Lot 13

Pair of George III Silver Sauce Boats, London, 1800

Pair of George III Silver Sauce Boats, London, 1800
Lot 13 Details
Pair of George III Silver Sauce Boats, London, 1800

of plain oval bellied form with leaf-capped flying scroll handles and moulded bead rims on conforming bases
length 7.3" — 18.5 cm.
26.9 oz. — 837 grams

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $1,599
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


A few minor dents; otherwise substantially in good condition; marks under the spout are a little worn and makers’ marks illegible

LOT 13

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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