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    William Howard Taft: Delightful Caricature Teapot, the Companion Piece to the Theodore Roosevelt also Offered in this Auction. In this case the rotund form suits Taft much better! Doubtless these date from the period when Taft was Theodore Roosevelt's protégé, before the two split over Roosevelt's progressive agenda. Equally beautiful condition, but for a couple inconsequential tiny chips on the pouring lip, and the only Taft example we've seen. Height 4.5", width 8".
    From the collection of Robert and Julie Sterling.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    4th-5th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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