• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 37

    A SILVER EPERGNE

    MARK OF FRANK W. SMITH SILVER CO., GARDNER, MA, 20TH CENTURY, RETAILED BY BAILEY, BANKS & BIDDLE, PHILADELPHIA

    Price Realised  

    A SILVER EPERGNE
    MARK OF FRANK W. SMITH SILVER CO., GARDNER, MA, 20TH CENTURY, RETAILED BY BAILEY, BANKS & BIDDLE, PHILADELPHIA
    Set on domed, shaped oval base with swirling acanthus-leaf border and lattice pattern, supporting central body, shaped rectangular and partly-pierced, four scroll and leaf-capped branches supporting four partly-pierced baskets, each basket on four bracket feet with pierced swing handle, the body and baskets engraved with monogram TGG, marked on base and baskets
    9½ in. high; 94 oz. 10 dwt.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Pre-Lot Text

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES