A Victorian Scottish silver pierced basket by J McKay, Edinburgh 1851 (3)
Lot 285
A Victorian Scottish silver pierced basket
by J McKay, Edinburgh 1851 (3)
Sold for £725 (US$ 924) inc. premium

Lot Details
by J McKay, Edinburgh 1851
Shaped-circular form with pierced and embossed undulating broad border and open-work scroll bracket feet, diameter 26.5cm, a good Victorian Scottish silver cream jug, by William Marshall & Son, Edinburgh 1865, tapering conical form profusely chased with foliate guilloche band and floral panels above and below, twin bar formed handle with bifurcated upper junction, on a spreading circular foot, height 13cm, together with a George III silver two-handled sugar bowl, by Henry Chawner & John Emes, London 1796, oval form with flared rim, reeded rim and loop handles, upper and lower prick dot engraved bands of scrolls and narrow feather bands, either side also engraved with laurel wreaths, centred with crests, gilded interior, length handle to handle 17.4cm, weight 28.5oz. (3)
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