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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 67

    A FRENCH SILVER-PLATED TEAPOT, SUGAR BOWL AND A PAIR OF WINE COOLERS

    MARK OF PUIFORCAT, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH SILVER-PLATED TEAPOT, SUGAR BOWL AND A PAIR OF WINE COOLERS
    MARK OF PUIFORCAT, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY
    The teapot and sugar bowl shaped circular, each with canted loop-form wooden handle and partial fluting, the covers with slip locks and a disk of wood within a ball border; each wine cooler tapering cylindrical, with fluting just above the circular base, with angular wooden handles, each marked under base
    The teapot 8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) long; the wine coolers 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high (4)


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    This model of teapot and sugar bowl, designed in 1928, is illustrated in Françoise de Bonneville, Jean Puiforcat, 1986, p. 135.