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Sale Price: $8,775.00
Listed Price $13,500.00
  Stock #BV147

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French Belle Epoque Silver Coffee & Tea Set by Puiforcat for Tiffany
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Sale Price: $8,775.00
Listed Price $13,500.00

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Belle Epoque 950 silver coffee and tea set. Made by Emile Puiforcat for Tiffany & Co. in Paris. This set comprises 5 pieces: Coffeepot, teapot, creamer, sugar, and waste bowl. Each: Faceted and girdled upward tapering body on raised foot. Covers domed with bud finial on sunburst mount (coffee pot and teapot handles hinged). Spouts leaf-capped and wrapped. All handles capped, patera-mounted, and high-looping in stained wood except sugar which has same in silver. Chased and engraved frames with strapwork, leafing scrolls, and flower heads. Gadrooning.

Sumptuous turn-of-the-century Classicism. Substantial with nice heft.

Fully marked with Minerva head, and maker’s and retailer’s (“Tiffany & Co. / Paris”) stamps. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: Coffeepot: H 9 3/4 x W 8 x D 4 1/2 in. Teapot: H 8 1/4 x W 10 x D 5 1/4 in. Creamer: H 5 3/4 x W 5 1/2 x D 3 in. Sugar: H 7 x W 6 1/2 x D 4 1/2 in. Waste bowl: H 3 3/4 x D 5 in. Total weight: 102 troy ounces. #BV147