Five-piece Chinese Export Silver Tea Service, early 20th century, maker's mark "CH" probably for Ji Hua (Chi Hua), comprised of a teapot, creamer, sugar bowl, tongs, and a tray each with a dragon motif, teapot ht. 4 1/2, tray lg. 18 1/2 in., together with an associated Chinese export silver tea strainer with cherry blossom motif, approx. 68.0 troy oz. total.
Tray with edge bent slightly in a couple areas, few minor breaks to reticulated area including one end where there are a focused area of breaks. Creamer and teapot with several dents particularly to lower body. Teapot with loss to lower insulator (glue or resin replacement). Creamer rocks slightly.
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