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2022 Fall Fine Art and Interiors Auction

Sat, Oct 8, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 59

English Sterling Chalice & 2 Silver-plated Communion Plates

Estimate: $400 - $500

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Edwardian sterling silver-gilt ecclesiastical chalice plus two (2) large silver-plated repousse communion patens. Chalice features a gilt bowl with applied floral tracery, stem with Gothic window decoration, textured knop, and lobed foot featuring a side band with pierced cross designs. Hallmarked for Frederick Dendy Wray of Blunt & Wray (known for their ecclesiastical silver), London, 1905. 7 3/4" H x 6 1/8" W. 20.46 troy ounces. The pair of Communion plates each feature a gilt washed ribbed edge and floral repousse decoration to the border and center; unmarked. 1 2/8" H x 14 3/4" W. Note: Consignor documentation on the chalice, available to winning bidder, states it was acquired in 1974 from G. White Antiques, Portobello Road, London.

Property of a Tennessee Religious Institution.


Chalice has slight warping to bowl and some surface scratching with wear to gilt around knop and foot. Plates have light surface scratching and minor denting and areas of loss to gilt.

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