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    A Tiffany & Co. Silver Japanesque Centerpiece Bowl with Berry and Grasshopper Motifs, New York, New York, circa 1858
    Marks: TIFFANY & CO, ENGLISH STERLING, 925-1000, 550 BROADWAY NY, 269, 5, G
    7-1/4 inches high x 8-1/2 inches diameter (18.4 x 21.6 cm)
    24.7 troy ounces

    The bowl with exquisite reeded and scalloped rim, engraved foliate tracery, repousséd bowl featuring leaf, berry, grasshopper, and insect motif throughout, on background of pebbled and scaled leaves, blank cartouche to obverse and reverse, rounded collar to standard, acanthus leaf repoussé work extending towards stepped base, shell and tracery to middle step, resting on scalloped reeded base.


    Condition Report*: Scratching to interior bowl, pin dent and dent to lower stepped bowl, dent to standard, pin dents to base, otherwise with light surface scratching commensurate with age and use.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    12th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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