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Gabriele De Vecchi (Italian, b. 1938) Five-piece Tea Service

Auction:
2661B
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$5,700$4,750

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2661B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 22, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Gabriele De Vecchi (Italian, b. 1938) Five-piece Tea Service
Sterling silver, wood
Italy, post 1968, retailed by Calderoni Gioielli
Angular streamline design, including tray, coffeepot, teapot, sugar, and pitcher, all with exception of covered sugar having wood handles, all marked De Vecchi Calderoni Gioielli 925, post-1968 mark, D in a circle, crown mark, approx. total wt. 116 troy oz., ht. 3 1/4 to 7 1/4, tray lg. 19, wd. 14 1/2 in.Accompanied by a pamphlet in Italian.

Note: De Vecchi's highly-collectible pieces are recognized for their quality and fluidity of design.
Estimate $5,000-7,000


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.

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Gabriele De Vecchi, Five-piece Tea Service, Italy, pitcher

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