Medallion sterling silver Turkish coffeepot. Made by George W. Shiebler & Co. in New York, ca 1890. Gently upward tapering cylindrical neck flowing into bellied bowl on round and raised foot with wavy rim. Vertical s-scroll spout and high-looping s-scroll handle. Mouth has wavy rim with hinged and domed cover. Tooled striation and twisted fluting as well as straight and squiggly lines terminating in volute scrolls. Classical profiles with “hewn” irregular borders applied to body, spout, and handle. Near Eastern exoticism with archaeological associations.
Fully marked with maker’s stamp and “Sterling / & 14K / 3 gill / 276X”. Excellent condition with deep patina.
Dimensions: H 8 3/4 x W 5 x D 3 1/2 in. Weight: 11 troy ounces. #BV123