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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 91

    AN AMERICAN SILVER AND MIXED-METAL WATER PITCHER

    MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN AMERICAN SILVER AND MIXED-METAL WATER PITCHER
    MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1880
    Of bulbous form, the hammered surface with flowering vines and two applied mokume butterflies, with copper bands near each handle join, marked under base, also marked 3077/1305/751
    7 in. (17.8 cm.) high; 25 oz. (785 gr.) gross weight


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PHILADELPHIA FAMILY