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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2754B Boston
October 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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Four-piece Edward VII Sterling Silver Tea Set with an Associated Sterling Silver Coffeepot and Silver-plated Tray

$1,599$1,300
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Four-piece Edward VII Sterling Silver Tea Set with an Associated Sterling Silver Coffeepot and Silver-plated Tray, Sheffield, 1904-05, Atkin Brothers, maker, teapot, kettle on stand with burner, creamer and sugar each with squat bodies on four paw feet, kettle on stand ht. 12 1/2; the coffeepot, Sheffield, 1916-17, Walker & Hall, maker, ht. 9 1/2, the silver-plated tray maker's mark "HA EA FA," lg. handle to handle 27 1/4 in., approx. 96.9 troy oz. total weighable silver.
Estimate $600-800

Scattered usage wear abrasions to all pieces, many seams visible. Creamer and sugar with minor repairs to seams. Minor rubbing to gadrooned edge to most pieces. Kettle stand slightly off-kilter. Tray with usgae wear abrasions and base metal showing through in areas.


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Keywords

Atkin Brothers, Walker, base metal showing