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    A FRENCH SILVER VASE ATTRIBUTED TO JEAN PUIFORCAT
    France, circa 1900
    Marks: (Minerva), STERLING, MADE IN FRANCE, GROGAN COMPANY PITTSBURGH
    10-5/8 inches high x 6 inches diameter (27.0 x 15.2 cm)
    53.9 ounces

    The bulbous baluster-form vase with a repeating egg and dart rim, above the neck with chased decoration, the body with gadrooned band above an alternating dart pattern, raised on a circular foot; monogrammed ALH to body. Originally retailed by Grogan Company, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


    Condition Report*: The vase in overall very nice condition, having some surface scratches and very minor nicks, a dent to body approximately 1/2 inch long.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    14th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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