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Coffee pot

French (Lille)
1773
Pierre Pontus (master 1746, died 1784)


Object Place: Europe, Lille, France

Dimensions

Weight: 49 oz., 30.5 cm (3.06 lb., 12 in.)

Accession Number

1993.369

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Spirally fluted coffee pot, on three scroll feet; monogram JVK

Inscription

Monogram JVK

Provenance

By 1921, Jules Strauss; sold, 1921, Jules Strauss' sale, Paris [see note 1]. Sold, 1942, Hotel Drouot, Paris [see note 2]. Elizabeth Parke Firestone (1897-1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (1898-1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993; gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (Accession date: May 26, 1993)

NOTES:
[1] Jules Strauss' sale, Paris, cat #22.
[2] Hotel Drouot, Paris, cat #65, illus. Pl. VIII

Credit Line

Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection