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    Description

    A Tallois Silver Teapot and Coffee Pot, Paris, circa 1875-1890
    Marks: (Minerva), (TALLOIS-crown-MAYENCE), (A-anchor-F), A. TALLOIS, ORFEVRE-PARIS
    12-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches (31.8 x 24.1 cm) (tallest, coffee pot)
    108.55 troy ounces

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF A DALLAS GENTEMAN

    The teapot and coffee pot having domed lid with tall foliate finial, Near Eastern influenced baluster body engraved CC to each, bifurcated husk joints to upper handle, dragon thumbrest, acanthus leaves to reverse of handle extending length of curvature, toupie pendant and fluted standard to lower joint, spout with female figurehead and scaled breastplate framed in scrollwork and having acanthus leaves emanating skyward, raised on round stepped base.



    Estimate: $1,200 - $1,800.

    Condition Report*: Marks to underside with rubbing, light scratching to exterior, otherwise presenting well with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.
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    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    April
    14th Tuesday
    Auction Dates
    May
    5th Tuesday
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    9 Days
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