19th century, Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art, Decorative Arts and Jewellery

Live Auction, 18 March 2019

Important Cape Furniture and related objects

Sold for

ZAR 3 518
Lot 387
  • A Cape copper skimmer, 19th century
  • A Cape copper skimmer, 19th century


Lot Estimate
ZAR 3 000 - 5 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium & VAT
ZAR 3 518

About this Item

A Cape copper skimmer, 19th century
pierced circular, the sides applied with carrying-handles, raised on three bracket feet, 47cm wide over handles

Literature

cf. William Fehr (1978) Treasures at the Castle of Good Hope, Cape Town: The Council of Trustees, William Fehr Collection. A similar example is illustrated on page 116, number 180.


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