An early 20th century five-piece Chinese export silver tea and coffee service including tray by Nanking Jewlry Co, Nanking, circa 1920
Lot 117Y Ф
An early 20th century five-piece Chinese export silver tea and coffee service including tray
by Nanking Jewlry Co, Nanking, circa 1920
Sold for £1,875 (US$ 2,942) inc. premium

Lot Details
An early 20th century five-piece Chinese export silver tea and coffee service including tray
by Nanking Jewlry Co, Nanking, circa 1920
Each piece of rectangular form with tapering sides and canted corners, each body with a mottled panelled surface, angular handles, the pots with ivory insulators, the lightly domed covers with urn finials, each piece raised on a spreading rectangular base with canted corners, the tray of rectangular form with canted corners, angular loop handles, on four hemispherical feet, all pieces initialled, height of coffee pot 18cm, length of tray 59cm, weight 115.5oz.
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Ф Item contains or is made of ivory

This lot contains or is made of ivory. The United States Government has banned the import of ivory into the USA.

Y CITES

Subject to CITES regulations when exporting items outside of the EU, see clause 13.

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