Description

    AN AMERICAN COIN SILVER COFFEE POT
    Unknown maker, American, circa 1850
    Marks: J. RUDD & CO.
    12 inches high (30.5 cm)
    29.4 ounces (gross)



    The coffee pot with grape repoussé pattern and looped vine finial, inscribed A Augusta Harper, December 19th 1854 and Elizabeth Blaney, April 6th 1881 on the opposite side. Originally retailed by Joseph Rudd & Co., New York, New York.


    Condition Report*:

    spout slightly askew and small crack within, surface scratches commesurate with age

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2012
    11th Wednesday
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