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Four Piece Rococo Revival Portuguese Silver Tea and Coffee Service with Associated Salver

Auction:
2332
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$2,585$2,200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Four Piece Rococo Revival Portuguese Silver Tea and Coffee Service with Associated Salver, Oporto, early 20th century, .833, comprising teapot, coffeepot, covered sugar, and milk jug, tapered vasiform bodies chased and embossed with S-scrolls and acanthus cartouches, with heavy acanthus spouts, fancy ear handles, lids with lobing and acanthus finials, monogrammed, coffeepot ht. 10 3/4, with associated round .835 salver with reticulated gallery, engraved inner border, on stylized pineapple feet, dia. 16 1/2 in., approx. 199 troy oz. total.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Portuguese Silver Tea and Coffee Service, Acantha, Acanthus, Ancient Greece, Silver

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