Lot 754: THREE AMERICAN SILVER MUGS AND A BALUSTER-FORM CUP
30 October 2016
THREE AMERICAN SILVER MUGS AND A BALUSTER-FORM CUP
The smallest John and W.L. Ward, Philadelphia of baluster form with petal tip font and double scroll handle; the next Welles Boston, of footed beaker-form with repousse anthemion band, inscribed ''R. Ellis'' and ''E.A.C. Eliis'', January 24, 1833; the last stamped ''W.F.'' twice, of stemmed urn form with die-cast lip and base, inscribed ''Mary Louisa Suydame''; the cup marked ''I.McMullin'', beneath three stars and an eagle, engraved with monogram above 101. 3 5/8 9n. to 4 in., approx. 18 oz.
Ruth and Roy Nutt Collection