Description

    A Barnard & Sons Victorian Sterling Silver Encrier, London, 1873
    Marks: (lion passant), (leopard), (duty mark), s, JWJEB
    6-1/4 h x 14-1/8 w x 8-5/8 d inches (15.9 x 35.9 x 21.9 cm)
    24.06 troy ounces (weighable)

    The encrier in tray-form having silver-mounted cut-glass inkwell to center, egg-and-dart border to tray, ground with engraved neoclassical motifs including keyed border and palmettes, conforming decoration to handle, raised on four Regency-style paw feet.

    Marks for John, Edward, Walter & John Barnard (Barnard & Sons Ltd)


    Estimate: $800 - $1,200.

    Condition Report*:

    Few miniscule fleabites to ridges to inkwell, with wear and surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2017
    22nd-25th Friday-Monday
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