June East Meets West Session 2 - Live Auction
Tiffany & Co Sterling Silver Elephant Ewer/Pitcher
Tiffany & Co Sterling Silver Ewer / Pitcher, American, dating from 1871 - 1875. The bulbous form with twisted gadrooning body decorated with repousse ferns and flowers in the aesthetic taste. The handle modeled has an elephant in regalia.The base impressed 3612 8129 TIFFANY & CO MAKERS STERLING SILVER 925-1000 M. Dimensions are: 9 3/8 inches tall. All measurements are approximate. This piece was purchased at auction for $250 USD, November 25, 1967 and includes purchase documentsfrom W. Torrey Little, Inc., Auctioneers, Boston Massachusetts. It also includes the facsimile copy of a letter sent to Tiffany & Co. in 1977 inquiring information about the piece and the response from Tiffany & Co. Dimensions are: TotalWeight: 1219.029 g (39.193 troy oz); 9 inches tall X 7 1/8 inches diameter. All measurements are approximate.
Sold for $22,500.00