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2023 Summer Fine Art & Antiques (Day 1)

Sat, Jul 8, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 52

3 English 18th C. Sterling Silver Mugs or Canns

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,200
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Three (3) George III sterling silver mugs, including two (2) of very similar baluster form on spreading feet with leaf capped double C-scroll handles, one hallmarked for Thomas Wallis or Thomas Wynne, London, 1775, the other for George Smith and Thomas Hayter, London, 1792 (each 5 1/8" H); together with one (1) earlier mug of tapering cylindrical form, with incised banding, leaf capped double C-scroll handle, and elaborate script monogram, hallmarked for Thomas Whipham and Charles Wright, London,1762 (4 3/4" H). All retain original sales tags from David Orgell Antique Silver of California, available to the winning bidder. Combined weight: 33.74 oz troy.


Maker's mark rubbed on the Smith & Hayter mug. Each mug is engraved on exterior of side with a small 20th century number (302, 303, or 308). Wallis or Wynne mug has a repair at lower handle terminus and a 1" dent to foot ring but sits flat, otherwise all items in very good condition with a few minor scratches and tiny dents consistent with age.

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Bank: Pinnacle Bank
150 Third Avenue South, Suite 900
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone # (865) 766-3000
Swift Code: PNFPUS44
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Beneficiary: Case Antiques, Inc.
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Knoxville, TN 37909
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Private Nashville collection, purchased from David Orgell Antique Silver, Beverly Hills, California.