Olympian sterling silver water pitcher. Made by Tiffany & Co. Globular with drum-form neck, small lip spout, and leaf-mounted scroll bracket handle.
Exterior encircled with chased and embossed frieze of love-making and harp-strumming nymphs, gods, and cherubs. A suggestive pastoral scene set in foliate rinceaux. Second narrow and ornamental rinceaux band on neck. A beautiful piece in the celebrated Beaux-Arts pattern that was conceived by French designer F.
Antoine Heller and debuted at the Exposition Universelle in Paris in 1878. Fully marked including maker's stamp, pattern no. Dimensions: H 8 3/4 x W 8 x D 6 1/4 in.
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