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    William Gale, New York, New York, circa 1860
    Marks: TIFFANY & CO., G 9603 G, ENGLISH STERLING, 925-1000, 3, 550 BROADWAY. N-Y
    9-3/4 x 9-3/4 x 7 inches (24.8 x 24.8 x 17.8 cm)
    129.8 ounces (gross)

    The pyriform service, from stepped foot, textured bodies with overall chased repoussé design of birds sitting on fruited vines framing buckled belt cartouche front and back to each except the tea pot with cartouche below covered masked spout, S-shaped spout to coffee pot with naturalistic vine over lay and chased at spout as vine, chased ribbed neck to scalloped rim, conforming ribbed domed lid with with textured ground and cast finials, tea pot, coffee pot and creamer with hinged lids and sugar bowl with flanged lid, cast naturalistic vine handles with ivory insulator to tea and coffee pot handles, each monogrammed to front cartouche P. Comprising a tea pot, coffee pot, sugar bowl, creamer and waste bowl. Originally retailed by Tiffany & Co., New York, New York.

    Condition Report*: missing ivory insulator ring at lower junction of tea pot handle 
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    Auction Dates
    November, 2009
    10th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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