=History and Art at "Cookie Heights" Parson Street=(1926)
Sunday, July 24
IMPORTANT c1897 TIFFANY STERLING SILVER MONTIETH STYLE PUNCH BOWL; BRILLIANT SHELL MEDALLION AND BALL & CLAW FEET In EXCELLENT CONDITION; 37 OUNCES
'We are quite pleased to show this important late 19th century Tiffany sterling silver montieth style punch bowl.
One of the most uniquely designed and crafted examples of late 19th century Tiffany we have ever designed.
In a roughly circular form, gently fluted at lower body.
Elegant notched Montieth style rim. Adorned with brilliant leaf and vine centre layered shell medallions. The shell displays united by rolling vine streams.
The bowl supported atop boldly fashioned acanthus cap banded ankle ball and claw feet.
Monogramm "TL + CR" (un-traced) as shown.
This rare c1897 Tiffany sterling Silver Montieth style ball and claw punchbowl is 10 1/2 inches diameter. Exceptionally thick, heavy guage sterling construction it weighs 37 oz.
Hallmarked as shown. The Tiffany pattern number denoting c1897 production.
In excellent condition. Rich, lustreous sterling patina throughout. Stands firm on table or display shelf.
For the discerning collector of the finest 19th century Tiffany. Focused upon the most unique designs and most deservedly this exceptional c1897 Tiffany sterling silver Montieth style punch bowl in excellent condition.
Please feel free to inquire directly about this, or any item we have written about. Whether the item is alone or part of a larger grouping, we very much welcoming your interest. We are collectors first. & as such, we are quite easy to work with & are pleased to answer personal enquiries.'