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Inv. #15934  

Silver Coffee Pot Netherlands c1830 Albertus Homan

Price: $2,100.00
Inv. #15934

Condition: Excellent
Weight: 24 ozt
Marks: Lion hallmark, Dutch assay mark for .875 silver for sterling, A.H. maker's mark for Albertus Homan
Measurements: 9" high x 9 3/4" wide
 


Circa 1820, .875 silver, Amsterdam, Netherlands, by Albertus Homan. After two hundred years, this coffee pot is as urbane and au courant as the day it was made. The Nederlandish traveled and traded everywhere, their taste was global and very refined. Second only to London in silver exports, they were also prolific silversmiths. Known for his superb quality and interesting designs, this coffee pot by Albertus Homan has an exotic coiled snake finial and an eagle's head spout. A similar example was sold at Christies. Very good condition with wear commiserate with age. Slight wimpling on one side, probably original to the make.

Remarks from Lawrence Jeffrey: "To own timeless style is delightful."


Price: $2,100.00


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