A French Empire style silver coffee pot, 19th century
A French Empire style silver coffee pot, 19th century. The hinged cover with a leaf and berry finial, the semi ovoid body decorated with a foliate spout terminating with an animal's head and an angular ebonised handle and supported on three stiff leaf legs terminating in claw feet. Marked .950 (post 1838) to the body. 9.3 in (23.7 cm) height. Weight: 430 grams.
Auction Date: June 2014