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Five-piece Georg Jensen "Cosmos" Pattern Sterling Silver Tea Service

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3070B
Lot:
142
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3070B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Five-piece Georg Jensen "Cosmos" Pattern Sterling Silver Tea Service, Denmark, 1915-30, pattern no. 45, all also bearing "Importe de Danemark" mark, creamer with additional Danish assay marks, each with a stylized leaftip motif along the base and hammered finish throughout, coffeepot, teapot, covered sugar, and waste bowl, coffeepot ht. 9 1/4 in., approx. 50.9 troy oz.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Teapot with small (1/4 inch) shallow dent to body. Creamer with small dent to underside of foot rim (still sits well, not visible from exterior). Waste bowl with pinprick dent to rim. Coffeepot with several light abrasions to body.


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

Georg Jensen, Coffeemaker, Creamer, Household silver, Matter, Personal life, Silver, Sterling silver, Tea set, Teapot, Teaware, Troy weight, Visual arts, Denmark

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