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Three-piece Sterling Silver Tea Set

Auction:
2615B
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$1,560$1,300

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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.

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London, Benjamin Smith II, Creamer, Kentucky, Maker's Mark, Silver, Sterling silver, Tea set, Teapot, Teaware

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