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Six-piece Theodore B. Starr Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Service

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$2,600$2,600

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 13, 2013 2:00PM

Description:

Six-piece Theodore B. Starr Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Service, New York, first quarter 20th century, comprised of teapot, coffeepot, creamer, covered sugar, waste bowl, and kettle on stand, monogrammed, each piece with faceted sides, octagonal spreading foot, and beaded rim, the lidded pieces with urn-form finials, the three pots with ivorine heat stops to handles, approx. 122.6 troy oz. total, ht. to 12 1/2 in. including stand.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Pinprick dent to side of waste bowl, couple of small dents to coffeepot, small dents to handle and nicks to spout of teapot, couple of dents to kettle. Overall very good.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Coffee Service, Theodore B. Starr, Agriculture, Food and drink, Kettle, Personal life, Spout, Tea, Teapot, Teaware

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