Description

    AN AMERICAN SILVER TWO-HANDLED CUP
    Tiffany & Co., New York, New York, circa 1880
    Marks: TIFFANY & CO., 5975 MAKERS 3518, STERLING-SILVER, 3.Q'T.S.
    7-3/4 x 10-1/8 x 6-1/2 inches (19.7 x 25.7 x 16.5 cm)
    41.10 troy ounces

    PROVENANCE:
    Christie's, New York, January 23, 1988, lot 31
    The Graham and Jean Devoe Williford Charitable Trust

    The large two-handled Japanese-style cup attributed to Charles Osborne, with hexagonal hand hammered finish, the large loop handles with graduated lobed undersides.



    Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000.

    Condition Report*:

    overall very good condition with minor surface scratching

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
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