Lot 686: PAIR OF GEORGE III CRESTED SILVER BUTTER SHELLS
October 30, 2016
PAIR OF GEORGE III CRESTED SILVER BUTTER SHELLS
Marks very rubbed, John Wakelin and William Taylor, London, 1777; each raised on shell-form feet; surface of one abraded, with later insert, each worn and dented. 4 3/4 in., approx. 4.42 oz.
Property from the Estate of Charlton M. Theus, Jr.