20 December 2000,
New York, East
Price realised USD 705
USD 500 - USD 800
A SET OF FOURTEEN AMERICAN SILVER DEMI-TASSE CUPS AND TWELVE SAUCERS WITH PORCELAIN LINERS*
Maker's mark of Gorham Mfg. Co.
The pierced cylindrical holders on circular stands; with Lenox porcelain liners.
22oz. weighable silver (24)
New York +1 212 636 2000
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FOUNDATION
Post Lot Text
*This lot may be tax-exempt from sales tax as set forth in the Sales Tax Notice at the front of the catalogue.
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