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Three-piece William Gale & Son Sterling Silver Tea Service

Auction:
3088T
Lot:
1157
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3088T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 02, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Three-piece William Gale & Son Sterling Silver Tea Service, New York, c. 1862, each with three monograms, urn-form with slender upright handles, teapot, covered sugar bowl and creamer, teapot ht. 11, approx. 51.3 troy oz., together with a matching silver-plated tea urn, ht. 16 and an associated silver plated tray, lg. 26 in.
Estimate $700-900


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

William Gale, Atomic physics, Decorative arts, Household silver, Matter, Pottery, Silver, Sterling silver, Tea set, Teapot, Teaware, Urn, Visual arts

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