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Six-piece George V Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Service

Auction:
2875B
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2875B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 09, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Six-piece George V Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Service, Birmingham, 1932-33, William Adams Ltd., maker, each with gadrooned accents along rims and lower bodies on four ball feet, kettle-on-stand with burner, coffeepot, teapot, covered sugar, creamer, and open waste bowl, kettle-on-stand ht. 13 3/4 in., approx. 141.9 troy oz.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Lid to covered sugar with minor nicks along edge. Handle to coffeepot slightly loose, dented into body at lower joint. Kettle with minor nick to handle, small dent to body, burner knob bent slightly, lacking pin and both chains holding kettle to stand. stand rocks slightly. Otherwise pieces in good overall condition with only minor wear.


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.

Keywords

Coffee, Coffeemaker, Cooking appliances, Creamer, Crops, Kettle, Tea, Teapot, Teaware

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