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Six-piece Gorham Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Service

Auction:
3150B
Lot:
81
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Six-piece Gorham Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Service, Providence, 1899-1900, monogrammed, each with a gadrooned lower body, comprised of a kettle-on-stand with burner, coffeepot, teapot, covered sugar, creamer, and waste bowl, kettle-on-stand ht. 11 1/4 in., approx. 93.8 troy oz.
Estimate $800-1,200

Pin-prick dent to creamer (in monogrammed area, very unobtrusive). Covered sugar with dent to interior rim (lid still sits tightly but slightly raised on one side). Crack to coffeepot handle (still stable), lid slightly loose. Kettle with three repaired breaks to handle, burner not original, but sits well.


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

Coffeemaker, Cooking appliances, Creamer, Home, Kettle, Silver, Silversmithing, Sterling silver, Teapot, Teaware, Visual arts

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