Tiffany & Co Antique Sterling Silver Aesthetic Movement Coffee Pot, New York - c. 1888
Referred to as an after-dinner coffee pot for serving black coffee, this wonderful piece incorporates various designs to create a beautiful example of Tiffany holloware.
Cast, plain elements such as the handle and spout rely on their shapes to add graceful curves to the Turkish-inspired shape of the vessel. A domed, hinged cover is surmounted with a decorative ball finial.
An amazing and intricate design covers the body. It is a display of finely chased flowers and butterflies against a stippled background. Engraved decoration border these scenes.
This exotic sterling pot is hallmarked underneath 'TIFFANY & CO/ 10002 M 2274/ STERLING-SILVER'. It measures 7.75 inches high, weighs 16.30 troy ounces and is in excellent antique condition.
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