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Property from a New York Collection
with original copper liner
etched and gilt bronze
impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/1701
3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm) high
10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm) diameter
Overall in very good condition. The gilt bronze presents with light surface scratches and abrasions throughout consistent with age and gentle use. The bronze throughout with some traces of light surface soiling, discolorations and oxidation, particularly concentrated to the interior and consistent with age and use. The rim of the jardiniere displays a slight bend resulting in a misalignment with the copper liner, stable and not impacting functionality. The original copper liner with scattered surface scratches, abrasions, discolorations, wear, and areas of oxidation throughout consistent with age and gentle use, as well as occasional verdigris spots concentrated to the handles and upper rim.
The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.
Hindman Auctions, Chicago, October 4, 2009, lot 69
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Alastair Duncan, Tiffany Lamps and Metalware, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 2019, pp. 401, no. 1646 and 440, no. 1791