3174
3174
An American Silver Tea Urn, Edward Rockwell, New York, circa 1825
Estimate
8,00012,000
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3174
An American Silver Tea Urn, Edward Rockwell, New York, circa 1825
Estimate
8,00012,000
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Details & Cataloguing

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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New York

An American Silver Tea Urn, Edward Rockwell, New York, circa 1825
the shaped square base with gadrooned borders, on foliate paw feet, the spigot in the form of a dolphin with a cast foliate handle, the baluster-form body with applied foliate form band and gadrooned rim, two cast foliate handles with female mask terminals, the domed cover with bud form finial, the interior fitted with a cylindrical heater, the front engraved with a wreath enclosing later script monogram and flanked by later dates 1881 and 1885
marked on base and underside of cover Rockwell in rectangle and with pseudo English hallmarks
height 15 7/8 in.
40.3cm
139oz 10dwt
4341g
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Provenance

The Estate of Gary L. Carlisle
Sold, Christie's, New York, 21 October 1989, lot 83

Catalogue Note

A soup tureen by Edward and Samuel S. Rockwell is in the collection of the Museum of the CIty of New York.  Edward Rockwell was active as a silversmith by himself from 1803-1814, and was joined by Samuel in 1815. 

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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New York