03-04-2017 03-04-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2985B Boston
March 4, 2017 10:00 AMCalender
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Silver Lusterware Tea Set

$185$150
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2985B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 04, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Silver Lusterware Tea Set, early 19th century, seventeen pieces including a teapot, creamer, waste bowl, dish, four saucers, and nine teacups, decorated with red and silver flowers and a red lion inside a blue and silver luster medallion, ht. to 6 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-350

Teapot has evidence of repair on the handle and spout. Plate has a repaired crack in the rim. One saucer with 1/4 in hairline crack in the rim, one with a repaired rim chip. One Straight sided cup with a crack in the handle. Five teacups have evidence of repaired cracks or chips.


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