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    Christie's Interiors

    3 - 5 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 224

    A GROUP OF ENGLISH SILVER, AMERICAN SILVER, AND ITALIAN SILVER TABLEWARES,**

    VARIOUS MAKERS AND DATES,

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    A GROUP OF ENGLISH SILVER, AMERICAN SILVER, AND ITALIAN SILVER TABLEWARES,**
    VARIOUS MAKERS AND DATES,
    the English silver comprising a small brandy warmer with ivory handle, marks for Edgar Finley & Hugh Taylor, London, 1892; the American silver comprising two pierced dishes; a Reed & Barton floriform dish; a Gorham oval waiter; seven Tiffany ashtrays; two Tiffany salts cellars with glass liners; a small Tiffany shell-form dish; six nut dishes; two small dishes; a loose tea strainer; a caster; and a set of six coasters backed in glass; all marked sterling; the Italian silver comprising four Lalaounis bud vases; and six Lalaounis small wine tasters; each marked .925; together with a Portugese table bell, retailer's mark for Tiffany, marked .925, a two handled cup, probably Spanish; and four Continental spoons
    The waiter 9in. (23cm.) long, 70oz. approximate gross weight (46)


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    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the salt cellars with glass liners in this lot are not Tiffany, they are American with maker's mark 'BH' within a cartouche and are marked sterling.