3030
3030
An American Copper And Silver Art Nouveau Eight-Piece Desk Set, La Pierre Mfg. Co., Newark, NJ, circa 1895
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 2,250 USD
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3030
An American Copper And Silver Art Nouveau Eight-Piece Desk Set, La Pierre Mfg. Co., Newark, NJ, circa 1895
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 2,250 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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An American Copper And Silver Art Nouveau Eight-Piece Desk Set, La Pierre Mfg. Co., Newark, NJ, circa 1895
comprising: Pen Tray, Desk Calendar, Paper Clip, Stamp Box, and four Blotter Corners,  all patinated copper applied with fully-modeled silver pansies and leaves and engraved with script monogram EHR
marked on bases
length of pen tray 10 5/8 in.
27cm
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Catalogue Note

In the 1901 Industrial Directory of New Jersey, listed with the other silver firms including Tiffany was LaPierre Mfg. Co., "manufacturers of deposit and toilet ware, employs 110 persons."  The firm was founded in 1888 and became a division of International Silver in 1929.

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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New York