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David Andersen Sterling Silver-gilt and Cloisonné Enameled Demitasse Service

Auction:
3088T
Lot:
1124
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3088T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 02, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

David Andersen Sterling Silver-gilt and Cloisonné Enameled Demitasse Service, Oslo, Norway, early 20th century, each with white enamel field, comprising a creamer, sugar bowl, twelve cups and saucers, and twelve demitasse spoons, creamer ht. 2 5/8, saucer dia. 3 3/4 in., approx. 72.4 troy oz. total.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Scattered minor flaked losses to enamel, most shallow, several deeper areas (through to silver surface to rims of cups and the creamer/sugar). A few minor nicks to the edge of the saucers and cups, light surface wear abrasions/minor loss to gilding to saucers.


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

David Andersen Sterling Silver, Cloisonné, Coffee culture, Coffee preparation, Creamer, Demitasse, Drinkware, Food and drink, Personal life, Saucer, Spoons, Sterling silver, Teaware, Oslo, Norway

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