Live Auction

The Silver Sale

Wed, Apr 14, 2021 11:00AM EDT
Lot 23

Assembled Set of Georgian Silver Nesting Cups

Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

Comprising from largest to smallest, each with gilt wash interior:

A cup marked London, 1776, maker's mark 'CB'; engraved with crest 

A cup mark of John Payne, London, 1766

A cup mark of John Payne, London, 1758

A cup mark of John Payne, London, 1773 

Together with a French cup makers mark 'EG'

The largest 2 3/4 x 3 in. diam., 13.5 oz. approx. weight.


Each with minor wear and some losses to the gilt interior. The French cup with a repair to the side. Otherwise in good condition.Not withstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.