1887 A London silver  four piece tea and coffee service by John Newton Mappin, London 1887  (4)
Lot 314Y
A silver four-piece tea and coffee service by John Newton Mappin, London 1887 (4)
Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,731) inc. premium
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A silver four-piece tea and coffee service
by John Newton Mappin, London 1887
Tapering cylindrical form and beaded borders, profusely chased with scrolling foliage, each with two vacant shield reserves below a rosette border, the pots with flat-hinged lids and orb finials, the scroll handles with ivory insulators, and the spouts embellished with scrolling foliage, the sugar dish and milk jug with gilt interiors, height of coffee pot 21.5cm, diameter of sugar dish 19.5cm, weight 76.5oz. (4)
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