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Two Pieces of American Sterling Silver Tableware

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
80A
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

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

Description:

Two Pieces of American Sterling Silver Tableware, New York, a Tiffany & Co. box, 1875-91, square with a hinged lid engraved with a monogram and stag's head, ht. 3 1/4; and a Tiffany & Co./Dominick & Haff tea canister, c. 1884, cylindrical and repousse-decorated throughout with various flowers, monogram to underside, ht. 4 3/8 in., approx. 92.0 troy oz. total.
Estimate $700-900

Each in good overall condition, with only very minor surface wear abrasions. Tiffany box with a few minor spots of silver rot to lid.


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.

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Tiffany & Co., Jewellery, Silver, Silversmithing, Sterling silver, Tea, Tiffany

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