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Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Pitcher

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Pitcher, New York, 1865-70, urn-form with a die-cast register to waist and presentation engraving "George Peabody/and his sister/Judith/to Charles Carlton/in appreciation of his/skill and fidelity/in the erection of the/Memorial Church/at Georgetown," ht. 9 1/4 in., approx. 23.0 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

A few minor, shallow dents to body, otherwise in good overall condition.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Charles Carlton, Engraving, George Peabody, Georgetown, House of Morgan, Sterling silver, Tiffany & Co., Tiffany Darwish, Troy

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