• Important American Furniture,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2287

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver & Chinese Export

    21 - 25 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 61

    A SILVER CANN

    BOSTON, CIRCA 1740

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A SILVER CANN
    BOSTON, CIRCA 1740
    Baluster form, the front later engraved with a coat-of-arms in a baroque cartouche, the handle engraved W WM, the base engraved Whipple, apparently unmarked
    5 3/8 in. high; 9 oz. 10 dwt.


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    Provenance

    William and Mary Whipple, Kittery, Maine
    Mr. & Mrs. John Devereux Kernan
    Sotheby's, New York, 19 January 2007, lot 173