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Six Chinese Export Silver Tea Ware Items

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
770
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Six Chinese Export Silver Tea Ware Items, late 19th/early 20th century, comprising a matching balustroid creamer and open sugar marked Y.C. Levy, and a similar teapot, all chased and embossed with flowers and C-scrolls, teapot ht. 7 5/8, a matching ovoid creamer and teté-a-teté teapot with decoration of figures at various pursuits, pot ht. 5 7/8, and a small pear-shaped creamer, ht. 3 1/2 in., approx. 81 troy oz.
Estimate $800-1,200

small teapot with breaks to bone heatstops, causing handle to detach. small creamer with denting to base, and a pinhole below handle. large teapot and matching cream & sugar likely with engraving removal. overall minor age wear.

Keywords

Tea Ware Items, Creamer, Teapot, Teaware

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