18 - 19 January 2007,
Price realised USD 6,000
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A SILVER STRAWBERRY BOWL
MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1854
Circular, on knopped pedestal foot, the foot and shallow bowl applied with strawberries and strawberry leaves, the bowl with beaded rim, the stem engraved Nelson Robinson Jr. Oct. 17, 1854, marked under base
7¾ in. high; 44 oz. 10 dwt.
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Another compote with applied strawberries is illustrated in Charles Carpenter, Tiffany Silver, 1997, illus. p. 67.
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