10-09-2015 10-10-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2850B Boston
October 9, 2015 4:00PMCalender
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Three-piece Whiting Sterling Silver Tea Service

$984$800
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 09, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

Three-piece Whiting Sterling Silver Tea Service, New York, late 19th/early 20th century, each squat and bulbous, repousse-decorated with flower sprays teapot, covered sugar, and creamer, teapot ht. 5 1/2 in., approx. 47.5 troy oz.
Estimate $400-600

In good overall condition with only very minor age-related wear to pieces. Decoration with only very minor rubbing.


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Keywords

Creamer, Pottery, Silversmithing, Sterling silver, Tea, Tea set, Teapot, Teaware