A George III silver epergne with four arms and pendant baskets by Thomas Pitts I, London, 1765
Lot 5060
A George III silver epergne with four arms and pendant baskets by Thomas Pitts I, London, 1765
Sold for US$ 8,125 inc. premium
Lot Details
A George III silver epergne with four arms and pendant baskets
by Thomas Pitts I, London, 1765
Four cast tall multi-scroll supports joined with a cast floral garland raise a reticulated waisted hollow center column fitted with a large oval basket, and four inset cast leaf capped looped rising brackets with pin terminals securing the hinged handles of circular reticulated baskets, weight approximately 93 oz troy.
height 17in (43cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Sotheby Parke Bernet, Los Angeles, Important Silver, October, 21, 1973, Lot 37.
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