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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 75

    A FRENCH SIX-PIECE SILVER-PLATED TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE

    MARK OF PUIFORCAT, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH SIX-PIECE SILVER-PLATED TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE
    MARK OF PUIFORCAT, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising: a teapot, coffee pot, a side-handled coffee pot, pair of covered sugar bowls, and cream pitcher; each baluster, the covers formed as tiers, with wooden knop finials, the coffee pot, teapot and cream pitcher with upswept scroll-form wooden handles; together with a silver-plated bowl on stand, each piece marked under base
    The teapot 8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) high; the bowl 7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) diameter (7)


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