13 March 2001,
New York, East
Price realised USD 940
USD 400 - USD 600
AN AMERICAN SILVER-PLATED WATER PITCHER
Marked Meriden Britannia Co., Meriden
The body with soft hammered finish, the body with water plants and a dragonfly, the neck with a band of birds and flowering plants in the Japanesque taste, with an angular handle.
10¼in. (26cm.) high.
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