A matched Victorian Irish silver five-piece tea service probably by John Smith, Dublin 1876-80, the sugar bowl, maker's mark "EM"?, Dublin 1844  (5)
Lot 275Y
A matched Victorian Irish silver five-piece tea service probably by John Smith, Dublin 1876-80, the sugar bowl, maker's mark "EM"?, Dublin 1844 (5)
Sold for £2,437 (US$ 4,045) inc. premium
Lot Details
A matched Victorian Irish silver five-piece tea service
probably by John Smith, Dublin 1876-80, the sugar bowl, maker's mark "EM"?, Dublin 1844
Baluster form with leaf and shell rims, the pots with dome hinged lids and flower finials, leaf-capped scroll handles with ivory insulators, the bodies with embossed floral lobed panels and two cartouches, one engraved with initials, the other with a crest, with foliate apron skirting and raised on four shell and leaf bracket feet , weight total 109.5oz. (5)

Footnotes

  • The crest used by BAIRD, BARTON, BLACK, HUDSON, JONES, JUDKIN, LECKEY, LYNAR and McCAUSLAND.
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