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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 149

    A SILVER MUSTARD POT OF SOUTHERN INTEREST

    MARK OF THOMAS C. COIT, NATCHEZ, MS, CIRCA 1835

    Price Realised  

    A SILVER MUSTARD POT OF SOUTHERN INTEREST
    MARK OF THOMAS C. COIT, NATCHEZ, MS, CIRCA 1835
    Cylindrical, with cut-out base, scrolling side handle, hinged cover with thumbpiece and finial, with glass liner, body engraved with inscription D.M. Parkman, May 16.1835, marked on base
    3¼ in. high; 3 oz. weighable silver


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    Thomas Chester Coit worked in Connecticut beginning in 1812, and then worked in Natchez, Mississippi beginning in 1826.