Lot 698: AN AMERICAN SILVER "JAPONESQUE" TEA CADDY AND TWO SUGAR BOWLS, TIFFANY & CO. / DOMINICK & HAFF, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1885 |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: the Tiffany caddy of irregular shape with etched irises and dragonflies, the Tiffany sugar bowl with irises, beetles and mixed metal decoration, the Dominick & Haff sugar bowl of coal scuttle form with applied copper plants, insects, and salamanders
Tiffany sugar bowl with two minor losses to copper inlay, others in good condition
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Dimensions: height of first 4 1/4 in.