Description

    A Dominick & Haff Silver Turkish Coffee Pot, New York, 1881
    Marks: (rectangle-925-circle-diamond-1881), STERLING, 174, BAILEY, BANKS & BIDDLE
    10-7/8 inches high (27.6 cm)
    22.78 troy ounces

    The undulating pot with chased and stippled Indo-Persian leaf and floral decoration within spiraled and foliage borders, pyriform finial on the hinged domed lid, S-scroll handle and low-set spout with conforming patterning, underside monogrammed and dated JEC 1888. The coffee pot was originally retailed by Bailey, Banks & Biddle, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


    Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Small dent to the finial, age-related cracking to the insulator, otherwise with light surface scratches indicative of age, use, and polishing.

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    17th Tuesday 9:50 am CT
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    (Lots 74001-74280) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Tuesday, October 17, 2017.
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    Heritage Auctions - Design District Showroom
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