A Victorian four piece tea and coffee service John Samuel Hunt, London 1851/52  (4)
Lot 100Y
A Victorian silver tea and coffee service By John Samuel Hunt, London 1851 - 52, incuse stamped Hunt & Roskell late Storr, Mortimer & Hunt (4)
Sold for £7,250 (US$ 12,185) inc. premium
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A Victorian silver tea and coffee service
By John Samuel Hunt, London 1851 - 52, incuse stamped Hunt & Roskell late Storr, Mortimer & Hunt
After a design by Edward Farrell, the squat baluster pieces each profusely embossed with village scenes depicting a drunken revelry, the sugar bowl and milk jug with bold figural handles modelled as a peasant holding a tankard aloft, and gilt interiors, the tea and coffee pots with ivory insulators, raised on four cast ornate feet, engraved with crest and monogram, weight 101.75oz. (4)

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