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    Sale 2004

    Important English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 32

    A DANISH SILVER FIVE-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE DESIGNED BY GEORG JENSEN**

    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 1945-1977

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    A DANISH SILVER FIVE-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE DESIGNED BY GEORG JENSEN**
    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 1945-1977
    Blossom pattern, comprising: coffee pot, teapot, hot milk jug, cream jug and covered sugar bowl; each shaped circular on three paw feet, with a domed cover with an applied blossom finial, the coffee pot, teapot, hot milk jug and cream jug with ivory handle, hot milk jug no. 2E, the rest no. 2D; each marked under base
    The coffee pot 10 in. (25.4 cm.) high; 98 oz. (3058 gr.) gross weight (5)


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