Lot 703: ASSEMBLED SILVER GILT THREE-PIECE COMPOTE SET
October 30, 2016
ASSEMBLED SILVER GILT THREE-PIECE COMPOTE SET
Bearing marks London, 1761; Andrew Fogelberg and Stephen Gilbert, 1781; the largest with marks rubbed; comprising one oval serpentine and two ten-sided, each fluted bowl within pierced vine border applied with grotesque masks, the pierced stem on dome foot applied with relief figural ovals, probably later gilded and lacquered. Tops and bases adapted. 6 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. diam. and 14 3/4 x 9 1/2 in. diam., approx. 124 oz.
The Collection of Mamdouha & Elmer Holmes Bobst