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    A Pair of Charles Wright George III Silver Chalices, circa 1770
    Marks: (lion passant, crowned leopard, P), CW
    9-3/8 inches high (23.8 cm)
    38.00 troy ounces

    The pair of chalices with repoussé floral garlands to bowls, down to radiating faintly gadrooned decoration, fluted baluster standards down to egg borders, raised on stepped circular bases, each with small engraved crown above repoussé garland.

    Note: date letter for pair (Gothic P) is inverted.


    Condition Report*: One chalice does not sit wholly flush on level surface, minor denting, one cup with some liner scratches, otherwise good condition with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.
    *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.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2016
    20th-22nd Saturday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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