DescriptionAN AMERICAN SILVER WINE COOLER
Tiffany & Co., New York, New York, circa 1870-1875
Marks: TIFFANY & CO., 2360, QUALITY, 925-1000, 5955, UNION SQUARE, M
13-1/4 x 11-1/4 x 8-1/4 inches (33.7 x 28.6 x 21.0 cm)
89.50 troy ounces
The urn-shaped wine cooler raised on circular pedestal base with beaded and guilloche borders and four feet with cast female masks, removable neck with applied double guilloche borders and beading, the body with cast bacchante and satyr head handles, the front and back with applied bacchic revealers with panthers, screw-in liner.
This piece is listed in the Tiffany pattern book as a "wine cooler-vase."
The Victor Niederhoffer Collection of Trophy and Presentation Silver, sold Sotheby's, New York, December 15, 1998, lot 87
Christie's, New York, January 20, 1989, lot 267
overall very good condition, minor surface scratching, handles slightly loose,
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