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Sale IT159 Lot 5017

AMERICAN JOHN VERNON (NEW YORK, ACTIVE 1786-1800), SILVER THREE-PIECE COFFEE SERVICE circa 1780-1790, made by John Vernon, New York, including a coffee pot with wood handles, h: 6.75 x w: 12.5 x d: 4 5/8 in.; a two-handled covered sugar bowl, h: 6 x w: 8 x d: 4.5 in.; and cream jug, h: 5 1/8 x w: 5 x d: 3 in.; each piece of bulbous shape with reeded borders, incised leafy cartouche and script monogram, 44 ozt (3)

Provenance: Property of The Society of the Cincinnati, 1996 [M.1996.002.1.1-.3]; Bequest of Lucy Key Miller Sturges (1911-1996)
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Sold for $1,500.00

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