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    Sale 5909

    Christie's Interiors

    21 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 243

    AN AMERICAN SILVER COFFEE POT

    MARK OF BAILEY AND CO., PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1850

    Price Realised  

    AN AMERICAN SILVER COFFEE POT
    MARK OF BAILEY AND CO., PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1850
    The sides probably later-chased with a scene of a house and field surrounded by woods, a rococo cartouche at front, all below an engraved band of fruiting vines, the scroll handle similarly decorated with fruiting vines, ivory insulators
    11 in. (27.9 cm.) high
    47 oz. (1,457 gr.)


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