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469

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF IRIS SCHWARTZ

American silver tea urn, Edward Rockwell, New York, circa 1825
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 5,250 USD
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469

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF IRIS SCHWARTZ

American silver tea urn, Edward Rockwell, New York, circa 1825
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 5,250 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

Important Americana

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New York

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.
40.3 cm
139 oz 10 dwt
4341 g
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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. 

Important Americana

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New York