Lot 309: An American sterling silver part tea service, Tiffany & Co., New York, NY, 19th century
December 15, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
An American sterling silver part tea service
Tiffany & Co., New York, NY, 19th century
Comprising teapot and waste bowl, each in the Rococo Revival taste. (2).
H: 6 1/2 in. (teapot). Weight: 28.6 oz. t. (approx.)
Each in fair condition. The waste bowl with persistent tarnish/corrosion, particularly to interior, and with a notable dent under the monogram. The teapot in similar condition, with several dents to body. The interior and spout in good condition; the top with bent knop.
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