Lot 59    

Fine Punched Tin Coffee Pot, Probably Berks County, PA
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, 19th century.  A fine punched tin coffee pot, the punch pattern revealing a tulip to either side, with swags on the shoulder below, dramatic turn to spout finishing in echoed tulip form; ht. 12 in.

Provenance:  
Property from the Estate of Jane Murphy, Shandon, Ohio
Sold: $4,500.00
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