About This Artwork

Design attributed to Edward C. Moore
American, 1827–1891
Tiffany and Company
American, founded 1837
New York, New York

"Saracenic" Coffee Pot and Sugar Bowl, 1895

Silver and silver gilt
Coffee Pot: 23.5 x 16.1 x 8.5 cm (9 1/4 x 6 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.); Sugar Bowl 6.6 x 9.8 x 10.1 cm (2 5/8 x 3 7/8 x 4 7/8 in.)
Both engraved at base: "Florence Pullman"

Mary Swissler Oldberg Fund, 2017.84.1-2

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Publication History

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver, Sotheby's, New York, auction catalogue, January 20, 2017, lot 3036 (ill.).

Ownership History

Florence Pullman (1868-1937), Chicago (m. Frank Lowden (1861-1943) in 1896) by 1896; with Sotheby's New York, June 26-27, 1991, lot 68; Iris Schwartz (1921-2011), New Jersey, until 2017; with Sotheby's New York, by 2017; sold to the Art Institute, Sale N09606, The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver, January 20, 2017, lot 3036.




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