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    A WILLIAM GALE & SON COIN SILVER BUTTER DISH
    William Gale & Son, New York, New York, circa 1853
    Marks: W.G.S & CO., NEW YORK, GS&CO (oval-circle-diamond) 1853
    6-3/4 inches high x 7 inches diameter (17.1 x 17.8 cm)
    17.77 troy ounces

    From The Lauren Stanley Silver Collection

    The dish cover with chased repoussé flowers and oval cartouches, topped with a bolted figure of reclining cow, the bottom with everted rim raised on four chased and pierced scroll feet.


    More information about GALE & SON, also known as Gale & Son, William Gale & Son, William Gale.

    Condition Report*: Abrasion on rim, minor dents and pits in well of bowl,and surface scratches commensurate with age,
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    8th-10th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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