A five piece Chinese sterling silver tea service by Yu Chang
Lot 170
An unusual 20th century Chinese silver four-piece tea and coffee service with tray by Yu Chang (5)
Sold for £2,750 (US$ 4,617) inc. premium
Lot Details
An unusual 20th century Chinese silver four-piece tea and coffee service with tray
by Yu Chang
Octagonal form with wood scroll handles, the pots and sugar dish with bayonet-fastening lids applied with stepped-circular wood finials each inset with silver disc, the two-handled tray of rectangular form, height of coffee pot 19cm, length of tray 53cm, weight total 182oz. (5)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Presented as a wedding present by La Banque Indochine of Tien Tsin in 1947. Thence by descent to the present owner.
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