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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, PENNSYLVANIA

AN AMERICAN SILVER COFFEE POT, PHILIP SYNG, JR., PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1760
Estimate
15,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 22,500 USD
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89

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, PENNSYLVANIA

AN AMERICAN SILVER COFFEE POT, PHILIP SYNG, JR., PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1760
Estimate
15,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 22,500 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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AN AMERICAN SILVER COFFEE POT, PHILIP SYNG, JR., PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1760
with leaf-capped shell spout, shell upper handle socket, and double domed cover with baluster finial
marked twice under base PS and with Syng's leaf mark, lightly engraved with scratchweight 38=2
height 11 5/8 in.
29.5 cm
38 oz 10 dwt gross
1207 g
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Provenance

Christie’s New York, January 18, 2007, lot 72

Catalogue Note

A nearly identical coffeepot by Syng with castings from the same molds was in the collection of Mrs. Ruth Nutt, illustrated in Jack L. Lindsey, Worldly Goods: The Arts of Early Pennsylvania, 1999, fig. 211, pp. 188-189.

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