Early sterling silver compote with hunt theme. Made by James Bogert for Tiffany & Co. at 550 Broadway in New York, ca 1865. Curved bowl and raised foot with studded ring knop. Low-relief fretwork borders on bowl rim and foot. Cast side handles in form of deer’s heads – majestic bucks with rugged coats and massive antlers. Perfect for the sportsman. Fully marked including maker’s and retailer’s stamps, and nos. 2244 and 18. Excellent condition with nice patina.
Overall dimensions: H 9 5/8 x W 12 1/2 x D 9 in. Weight: 30 troy ounces. #BT968