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Property From The Collection of Robert S Pirie Volume III: Fine and Decorative Arts

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New York

A group of silver and silver-plated serving articles, 20th century
comprising a silver shaped circular dish, by Tiffany & Co.; a silver oval tray engraved with presentation inscription for Grand Hunter Championships, by International Silver Co.; a silver-plated oval tray with cut-out handles, by Gorham Mfg. Co.; a silver-plated circular salver engraved Kanawha, by the same; a large silver-plated two-handled rectangular tray, by Friedman Silver Co. 5 pieces.
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Catalogue Note

Kanawha was the name of the luxury yacht built in 1899 for industrialist and financier Henry Huttleston Rogers (1840–1909). Rogers made his fortune in the oil refinery business and joined with John D. Rockefeller to establish Standard Oil, eventually serving as vice president and chairman to the company.

Property From The Collection of Robert S Pirie Volume III: Fine and Decorative Arts

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New York