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Four-piece Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Drinking Suite

Auction:
3088T
Lot:
1153
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3088T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 02, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Four-piece Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Drinking Suite, New York, c. 1865, all with floral arabesque and Greek Key registers, two goblets and a pitcher each monogrammed "MK"; and a tray with presentation inscription dated July 1864 to center: "Presented by the Stockholders of the Atlantic Great Western Railroad Company to Martin Kent originator and president of their railroad," tray lg. 15, pitcher ht. 8 3/4, goblet ht. 6 3/4 in., approx. 84.2 troy oz. total.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Tiffany & Co., Martin Kent, Arabesque, Arts, Culture, Jewellery, Silver, Silversmithing, Sterling silver, Visual arts

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