A 7-piece Mexican sterling silver tea service comprising a coffee pot, a kettle and lampstand, a sugar bowl, a waste bowl, a milk jug and matching tray
Lot 1075
A Mexican sterling silver six-piece tea and coffee service with matching two-handled tray
Sold for US$ 10,625 inc. premium
Lot Details
Property from a Private Collection, Georgia
A Mexican sterling silver six-piece tea and coffee service with matching two-handled tray
mid-20th century
Each struck with with numeral 7 within eagle mark, maker's mark illegible, the pots comprising: 1 kettle on lamp-stand; 1 teapot; 1 coffee pot; 1 creamer; 1 two-handled covered sugar bowl; 1 waste bowl and 1 tray, all in the manner of Georg Jensen, all of ovoid form, each separate cover applied with cast and chased grape bunches, the circular foot applied with inset band of conforming grapes and scrolls, mounted with partially fluted wood handles, gross total weight approximately 282 oz troy (7).
pot heights 3in (7.6cm) to 16in (40.6cm); length of tray over handles 26 1/2in (67.3cm)
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