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Summer Fine Art & Antiques Auction - Day 1

Sat, Jul 8, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 69

6 Samuel Bell Coin Silver Spoons plus 12 pcs English Sterling Spoons, 12 items

Estimate: $600 - $700
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1st-6th items: Six (6) coin silver teaspoons, stamped S. BELL in rectangle for Samuel Bell (Tennessee/Texas/American 1797-1881), having rounded fiddle ends. 5 1/2" L. (Each pictured at left of grouping). 7th-12th items: Six (6) English Victorian sterling silver teaspoons, monogrammed LG, marked with illegible maker's mark and marked for London, Sterling, and 1852. 5 5/8" L. (Pictured at right of grouping, stacked). 3.01 total troy ounces coin silver. 4.48 total troy ounces sterling silver. Note: Samuel Bell was a silversmith in Knoxville, Tennessee from 1819-1852 before moving to Texas, where he resumed his silver work in San Antonio and expanded his operation to include members of his family.


All items with minor scattered use wear. Some Bell spoons with wear to tips of bowls. Sterling spoons monogrammed.

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Private East Tennessee collection.