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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 138

    A SILVER CENTERPIECE CANDELABRUM

    MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1865

    Price Realised  

    A SILVER CENTERPIECE CANDELABRUM
    MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1865
    Set on a cruciform base, rising to a shaped circular plinth with female masks and scrolls, on a matte ground, the body vase-form with acanthus on a matte ground with ogee fluting, with eight leaf-clad branches, and urn-form sockets with acanthus and ogees, each with detachable nozzles, four sockets with detachable cut-glass bowls, the central vase with detachable glass bowl, marked under base
    21¾ in. high; 103 oz. weighable silver


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN LADY