Lot 483: A Philadelphia Coin Silver Chalice
December 2, 2016
Hillsborough, NC, USALive Auction
manufacturer's mark for Taylor & Lawrie (active circa 1837-1850), retailed by James Watson, period engraved "T" monogram to central cartouche, hand-chased decoration in the Rococo taste.
9 1/8 in.
15 troy oz.
From the Estate of Mrs. Camilla Hammond Smith Strange of Annandale Farm, Gordonsville, VA and Warrenton, VA Born in Washington, D.C., Mrs. Strange was a proud member of the Society of the Lees of Virginia. Like her mother and grandmother, she had a great knowledge and appreciation of antiques and enjoyed decorating with them throughout her home.
Condition Report: Foot and mouth slightly out of round; minor scratches.