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Three-piece Austrian .800 Silver Tea and Coffee Service with Associated Silver Tray

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Three-piece Austrian .800 Silver Tea and Coffee Service with Associated Silver Tray, probably Pest, late 19th/early 20th century, maker's mark "GM," each vasiform with a gadrooned body, coffeepot ht. 9 1/4, and a .750 silver tray, maker's mark "R.I," lg. 17 in., approx. 81.4 troy oz. total.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Handles to coffeepot and teapot with heat stops removed (handles loose but present), each with scattered minor dents and light abrasions. Tray with scattered abrasions and wear to surface.


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

Beam Suntory, Bourbon whiskey, Coffee, Decorative arts, Household silver, Kentucky cuisine, Maker's Mark, Silver, Tray

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