DescriptionA Large Tiffany & Co. Acid-Etched Silver Bacchanalian Flask, New York, New York, circa 1892-1902
Marks: TIFFANY & CO., 73 (rubbed marks), 2870, STERLING SILVER, T, 2 PINTS
8 inches high (20.3 cm)
15.13 troy ounces
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SOUTHERN COLLECTION
The flask with heavily chased and acid-etched scene of two dancing nymphs and a satyr playing pan flute to front, grapevine motif to the sides and lid, an acid-etched crest to verso depicting a unicorn above a swag inscribed PRO FIDE ET PATRIA.
Pin dent to the flask's verso and underside, light scratch and pin dent to the front, otherwise with surface scratches and wear indicative of age, use and polishing.
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