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    A Tiffany & Co. Art Nouveau Acid-Etched Silver Coffee Pot and Footed Tray, New York, New York, circa 1892-1902
    Marks: TIFFANY & CO, 8994 MAKERS 1700, STERLING SILVER, 925-1000, T
    10-1/2 inches high (pot) x 12-1/4 inches wide (tray) (26.7 x 31.1 cm)
    49.2 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 coffee pot and tray with conforming acid-etched Persian-style motifs, the baluster coffee pot with domed lid and ball finial, low-set tall spout, scrollwork to the collar,curved handle with ivory insulators and scrolled mounts near joints, all raised on a rounded base, tray decorated with beaded trim to reticulated gallery, down to scrolling gadrooned border, raised on four figured paw feet, underside of tray and coffee pot engraved M.N. 1900.


    Condition Report*: Light scuffing to undersides, pin dent to ball finial, age related cracking to insulators, nick to base, light surface scratching to non-acid etched areas of pot, small area of moderate scratching to pot, otherwise good 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.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    12th Tuesday
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