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    An S. Kirk & Son Coin Silver Landscape Coffee Pot, Baltimore, Maryland, circa 1865
    Marks: S. KIRK & SON, 11OZ
    12-3/4 inches high (32.4 cm)
    44.20 troy ounces

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SOUTHERN COLLECTION

    Note: Because this lot contains African elephant ivory, this lot can only be sold within the United States.

    The floral repoussé coffee pot with lion rampant finial over hinged lid, baluster body with idyllic town and lake landscape to obverse and reverse, obverse with cartouche with engraved sea serpent and monogrammed FKH, lower body inscribed Grandma to F.H. Kennedy, shell motif to figured spout, curved foliate handle, raised on rounded scrolled base with beaded trim.


    Condition Report*: Age-related cracking to ivory insulators, slight warping to base, with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing and use.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    12th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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