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    A PAIR OF AMERICAN SILVER-PLATED EWERS AND EIGHT GOBLETS
    Maker unknown, circa 1850
    Marks: Unmarked
    13-5/8 inches high (34.6 cm) (ewer)

    Provenance:
    The Jean and Graham Devoe Williford Charitable Trust

    The ewers with studded serpentine form S-scroll applied handle with acanthus leaf thumb rest, having an everted spout and tightly gadrooned rim, above the helmet-form body, with chased repoussé acanthus leaves and flowers, each side with a chased landscape scene within a scrolling acanthus leaf cartouche upon fluted base, set on the stepped circular foot with a beaded border and chased floral decoration to top, the matching goblets of tulip-form and raised on a tapering baluster standard; each goblet monogrammed EBP, the ewers monogrammed E.B. Phillips September 1858.


    Condition Report*: In very nice condtion, likely replated, some surface rubbing and scratches, minor dents on two goblets, a lovely presentation and well preserved.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    14th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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