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    A TIFFANY & CO. SILVER COVERED SOUP TUREEN, New York, New York, circa 1856-1864
    Marks: TIFFANY & CO., ENGLISH STERLING, 925-1000, 472, M, 9619, 550 BROADWAY
    12-1/2 x 16-1/8 x 9-3/4 inches (31.8 x 41.0 x 24.8 cm)
    67.26 troy ounces


    The tureen with bead and foliate handle crowning the stepped, domed lid with chased and cast Greek key borders, resting on a ovular bowl with similar flanking handles joined by a Geek key and beaded border, monogrammed and dated M.R.B., March 21st, 1864 , egg-and-dart bib to the top of the standard leading to a stepped ovular base with Greek key border.

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    Condition Report*: Very minor pin dents to the body's verso, otherwise with surface scratches commensurate with age.
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    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    28th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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