10-06-2012 10-06-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2615B Boston
October 6, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Three-piece Sterling Silver Tea Set

$1,560$1,300
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2615B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 06, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Three-piece Sterling Silver Tea Set, all London: teapot and open sugar with gold-washed interior, 1837, maker's mark "BS," possibly for Benjamin Smith II; matching creamer with gold-washed interior, 1862, maker's mark "RB"; all with paneled bodies decorated with floral motifs on scalloped feet, approx. 47.1 troy oz. total.
Estimate $800-1,200

Creamer with half inch indentation to lower body.

Keywords

London, Benjamin Smith II