Silver Tea Set
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2855B
- Date / Time :
- October 25, 2015 10:00AM
Silver Tea Set, John Burger, New York, late 18th century, the oval teapot with urn finial, beaded decoration, and carved ebony handle, the urn-shaped covered sugar bowl with urn finial, beaded decoration, and square base, and the helmet-shaped creamer with beaded decoration and square base, each piece marked "Burger" in raised script in a sunken cartouche and an eagle's head mark, the teapot also marked "NYORK" in a sunken cartouche, each engraved with the monogram "ML" within an oval cartouche, teapot ht. 6 1/2, lg. 11 1/2, wd. 4 1/2 in.
Few very minor dents, the finial on the teapot leaning slightly.
The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.