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Coffeepot

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The tall, cylindrical, seamed coffeepot of elongated pear form is seamed behind the handle. The cast silver handle brackets have a shaped rosewood insert. A forged spout with applied lip is seamed on the upper section. The form spreads, leaflike, against the body of the vessel, and its shape...

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Inscription

None.

Marks

On base, are incuse, sans serif touchmarks "HANDWROUGHT / STERLING / OS," the latter within an oval device.

Provenance

From the collection of the artist's widow, Judy Skoogfors.

Credit Line

Gift of Judith Skoogfors

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1957

Object Place

Rochester, New York, United States

Dimensions

28.6 x 16.2 cm (11 1/4 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1999.132

Medium or Technique

Silver, rosewood

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware