Lot 274: A Victorian sterling silver four-piece tea and coffee service, E.E.J. and W. Barnard, London, 1847
December 15, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
A Victorian sterling silver four-piece tea and coffee service
E.E.J. and W. Barnard, London, 1847
Comprising teapot, coffee pot, creamer, and sugar, each decorated with strapwork surrounding cartouches engraved with scenes of global tea, coffee, dairy, and sugar industries. (4).
H: 12 in. Weight: 66.9 oz. t.
Excellent condition with minimal wear consistent with infrequent use. Minor discoloration in areas to gilt-washed interiors of creamer and sugar consistent with age.
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