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Sterling Silver Coffee Pots

Sterling silver coffee pots are the most elegant way to serve coffee, one of the world’s most popular beverages. They are a perfect item to accompany dessert presented on fine china as a way to end a formal dinner and equally well suited for an important client meeting. Those of distinguished taste will recognize the unmistakable white and lustrous radiance of a sterling silver coffee pot.

Of equal importance is being able to enjoy these objects of exquisite beauty when not entertaining. For many, the day begins by brewing a pot of coffee and sitting down to enjoy breakfast, perhaps with the morning paper. A sterling silver coffee pot adds an element of beauty to the morning, and sometimes the evening and afternoon as well.

Aside from their beauty, sterling coffee pots are prized for their durability. Unlike those fabricated from porcelain, for example, they will never chip or shatter. Thus, they can last hundreds (and possibly thousands) of years, arguably growing more beautiful with age as they begin to develop a rich patina.


Quick Facts

  • In 2013, Christie’s sold a George II sterling coffee pot created by legendary British silversmith Paul de Lamerie for a staggering $7,000,000
  • 18th-century coffee pots in the style of George II are among the most precious and highly-revered
  • Coffee services by distinguished silversmiths such as Gorham and Tiffany & Co. typically sell for many hundreds, sometimes thousands of dollars

Recommended Items at Auction

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Three Piece Gorham Sterling Coffee Service
Mar 08, 10:00 AM EST
Three Piece Gorham Sterling Coffee Service
by Brunk Auctions
Est: $1,000- $1,500
$5002 Bids
A Victorian silver coffee pot
Mar 07, 10:00 AM GMT
A Victorian silver coffee pot
by Martel Maides
Est: £280- £320
£2601 Bid
A George III silver coffee pot
Mar 07, 10:00 AM GMT
A George III silver coffee pot
by Martel Maides
Est: £400- £450
£3501 Bid
TIFFANY & CO. STERLING SILVER 3 PC. COFFEE SET APPROX. 20.96 TROY OZ
Mar 03, 10:30 AM EST
TIFFANY & CO. STERLING SILVER 3 PC. COFFEE SET APPROX. 20.96 TROY OZ
by Carlsen Gallery, Inc.
Est: $400- $800
$2001 Bid
4 Frank Whiting Sterling Silver Coffee Service 58ozt
Mar 20, 10:00 AM EDT
4 Frank Whiting Sterling Silver Coffee Service 58ozt
by The Benefit Shop Foundation Inc.
Est: $300- $1,200
$11 Bid
SOLID SILVER COFFEE SERVICE, DUTCH HALLMARK 833.
Mar 02, 11:00 AM CET
SOLID SILVER COFFEE SERVICE, DUTCH HALLMARK 833.
by Goldfield Auction
Est: €500- €1,000
€5000 Bids
SET OF VARIOUS SHAPED PIECES IN SOLID SILVER.
Mar 02, 11:00 AM CET
SET OF VARIOUS SHAPED PIECES IN SOLID SILVER.
by Goldfield Auction
Est: €150- €300
€1600 Bids
IMPOSING LOUIS XV SILVER COFFEE POT AND CHOCOLATE POT, LILLE, 1752.
Mar 02, 11:00 AM CET
IMPOSING LOUIS XV SILVER COFFEE POT AND CHOCOLATE POT, LILLE, 1752.
by Goldfield Auction
Est: €1,200- €1,800
€1,2000 Bids
Coffee pot silver.
Mar 06, 11:00 AM CET
Coffee pot silver.
by Goudwisselkantoor Veilingen
Est: €250- €400
€2200 Bids
5-piece coffee set silver.
Mar 06, 11:00 AM CET
5-piece coffee set silver.
by Goudwisselkantoor Veilingen
Est: €500- €1,000
€4400 Bids
Coffee pot & cream jug silver.
Mar 06, 11:00 AM CET
Coffee pot & cream jug silver.
by Goudwisselkantoor Veilingen
Est: €400- €700
€4000 Bids
Vierteiliger Kaffeekern in Sterlingsilber der Gebr. Deyhle, Schwäbisch Gmünd um 1930/40
Mar 09, 10:00 AM CET
Vierteiliger Kaffeekern in Sterlingsilber der Gebr. Deyhle, Schwäbisch Gmünd um 1930/40
by K&K – Auktionen in Heidelberg
Est: €1,200- €1,500
€7000 Bids
Coffee set in Spanish sterling silver 916
Mar 05, 5:00 PM CET
Coffee set in Spanish sterling silver 916
by Ansorena
Est: €1,200- €1,600
€8000 Bids
A Victorian coffee pot
Mar 05, 10:00 AM GMT
A Victorian coffee pot
by Lyon & Turnbull
Est: £500- £800
£2400 Bids
A Victorian coffee pot
Mar 05, 10:00 AM GMT
A Victorian coffee pot
by Lyon & Turnbull
Est: £500- £800
£2400 Bids
balustervormige zilveren koffiepot met houten gree…
Feb 28, 7:00 PM CET
balustervormige zilveren koffiepot met houten gree…
by Veilinghuis Van Spengen
Est: €140- €160
€700 Bids
2-delig zilveren Louis XVI koffieservies afgezet m…
Feb 28, 7:00 PM CET
2-delig zilveren Louis XVI koffieservies afgezet m…
by Veilinghuis Van Spengen
Est: €2,000- €3,000
€1,0000 Bids
grote balustervormige zilveren koffiekan voorzien …
Feb 28, 7:00 PM CET
grote balustervormige zilveren koffiekan voorzien …
by Veilinghuis Van Spengen
Est: €500- €700
€2500 Bids
grote Victoriaanse zilveren koffiepot met houten g…
Feb 28, 7:00 PM CET
grote Victoriaanse zilveren koffiepot met houten g…
by Veilinghuis Van Spengen
Est: €250- €350
€1200 Bids
balustervormige zilveren koffiekan versierd met lo…
Feb 28, 7:00 PM CET
balustervormige zilveren koffiekan versierd met lo…
by Veilinghuis Van Spengen
Est: €400- €600
€2000 Bids
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Coffee Pot
Feb 29, 12:00 PM EST
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Coffee Pot
by Greenwich Auction
Est: $600- $800
$2000 Bids
A RARE 18TH CENTURY SWISS SILVER COFFEE POT. 638 grams. 25 cm x 18 cm.
Feb 28, 10:00 AM GMT
A RARE 18TH CENTURY SWISS SILVER COFFEE POT. 638 grams. 25 cm x 18 cm.
by Hannam's Auctioneers
Est: £600- £800
£5000 Bids

Sellers Who Sell Sterling Silver Coffee Pots


Hargesheimer Kunstauktionen Düsseldorf

Hargesheimer Kunstauktionen Düsseldorf

Goudwisselkantoor Veilingen

Goudwisselkantoor Veilingen

Veilinghuis Van Spengen

Veilinghuis Van Spengen

Goldfield Auction

Goldfield Auction