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    Sale 2767

    Catalogue I. Dutch and Foreign Silver, Objects of Vertu and Judaica. Catalogue II The Wttewaall Silver Collection

    10 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 40

    A fine and early danish silver coffee-urn with detachable lamp

    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 1920, ALSO STAMPED 88, DESIGNED BY JOHAN ROHDE

    Price Realised  

    A fine and early danish silver coffee-urn with detachable lamp
    Mark of Georg Jensen, Copenhagen, 1920, also stamped 88, designed by Johan Rohde
    On three ebony carved tapering feet each with cone finial, three high scroll supports above, each with three large beads, the pearshaped hammered body with scroll spout and fan-shaped handle, two scroll and shell-shaped ebony handles, the domed cover with shaped square tapering finial, marked on base and lamp
    35 cm. high
    gross 1202 gr.


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    Cf. David A. Taylor and Jason W. Laskey, Holloware The Silver Fund Collection, Belgium, 2003, p. 82 (illustrated), p. 378, for an identical coffee-urn designed by Johan Rohde dated 1916.

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