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Three-piece Edward VII Sterling Silver Tea Service

Auction:
3150B
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3150B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Three-piece Edward VII Sterling Silver Tea Service, Birmingham, 1903-04, N. & E. Spittle, maker, in the Arts and Crafts style with hammered finish throughout, in a fitted case, teapot ht. 4 1/4 in., approx. 17.4 troy oz.
Estimate $600-800

Scattered minor dents to teapot and creamer. Teapot lacking wood element to finial. Case with age-typical wear/losses to leather.


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

Arts, Arts and Crafts movement, Culture, Pottery, Silver, Sterling silver, Tea set, Teapot, Teaware, Troy weight, Visual arts, Yuan dynasty

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