04-23-2001 04-23-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2040 Boston
April 23, 2001 10:00AMCalender
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Poole Silver Co. Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Service

$1,840$1,600
Auction: Sale #2040 - 2040 Location: Boston Date / Time: April 23, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Poole Silver Co. Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Service, Taunton, Massachusetts, 20th century, comprising a coffee pot, teapot, covered sugar bowl, creamer, and waste bowl, all vasiform, the domed lids with cast urn finials, with molded gadrooned rims, on circular molded feet, together with a matching oval tea tray, (6 pieces), approx. 172 troy oz., the coffee pot ht. 10 in., the tray lg. to handles 25, wd. 15 1/2 in. Provenance: The estate of Bettie Broyhill Gortner, trustee of Converse College, Salem Academy, and Blowing Rock Hospital, and daughter of J.E. Broyhill, founder of Broyhill Furniture Industries.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Keywords

Taunton, Poole Silver Co., Coffee Service, Massachusetts, Sterling Silver Tea, Broyhill Furniture Industries, Blowing Rock Hospital, Converse College, Salem Academy, Bettie Broyhill Gortner, founder , trustee