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    A Whiting Silver Presentation Bowl with Crab and Aquatic Motifs, New York, New York, circa 1885
    Marks: (lion-shield-W), STERLING, 1408A
    4-1/4 inches high x 10-1/4 inches diameter (10.8 x 26.0 cm)
    15.49 troy ounces

    The presentation bowl with hand hammered surface and ruffled rim with lobes embellished with beaded radiating design, bowl front with applied crab, coral, eel, and fish to sides, engraved PRESENTED BY THE VESTRY OF THE CHURCH OF THE MEDIATOR TO REV. SAMUEL APPLETON, DD. 25TH Anniversary of his Rectorship, Mch. 1st, 1885.


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    Condition Report*: Excellent condition displaying light scuffing to underside and light surface scratches.
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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    12th Thursday
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