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    Sale 11414

    Living With Art

    29 - 30 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 453

    AN ENGLISH SILVER SALVER AND A PAIR OF AMERICAN SILVER SALVERS

    THE ENGLISH MARK OF BENJAMIN PRESTON, LONDON 1849; THE AMERICAN MARK OF TIFFANY & CO, NEW YORK, 1913-1947

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    AN ENGLISH SILVER SALVER AND A PAIR OF AMERICAN SILVER SALVERS
    THE ENGLISH MARK OF BENJAMIN PRESTON, LONDON 1849; THE AMERICAN MARK OF TIFFANY & CO, NEW YORK, 1913-1947
    The first with scalloped rim with feathered intervals, the field incised with a foliate border, raised on three feet, marked on the rim; the pair with shaped border, the field later engraved with vacant cartouches, raised on four feet, marked on reverse
    11 in. (28 cm.) wide, the first; 63 oz. approximately


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF RICHARD D. BASS, PART I