The Tudor Sale: The Private Collection of Harry Makepeace

October 27November 01, 2018
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LOT 61

Lot 61

English Pewter Standish, Burgum and Catcott, Bristol, c.1770

English Pewter Standish, Burgum and Catcott, Bristol, c.1770
Lot 61 Details
English Pewter Standish, Burgum and Catcott, Bristol, c.1770

of small proportions, having two ink wells and a ponce pot opposite a pen compartment, with numerous marks to bottom including crowned ‘X’, London label (with mirrored Ns), flanked by two double headed eagle marks, all above makers ‘hallmarks’
2.5 x 6.7 x 4.5 in — 6.4 x 17 x 11.4 cm

Estimate $250-$350

Realised: $180
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Burgum and Catcott are recorded to have worked in Bristol from 1765 to 1779.


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LOT 61

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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