Sotheby’s to Auction American Silver From First Parish Church in Dorchester, Ma

Sotheby’s annual auction of Important Americana on 20 & 21 January 2012 will feature a group of rare and important 17th, 18th and early-19th century American silver from First Parish Church in Dorchester, Massachusetts.

Both the church and the 24 pieces of silver – sold over 17 lots – are steeped in American history, bringing together important names and events in early colonial history and American silver making. First Parish Church will use the proceeds from the … Read More