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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 64

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

    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 1925-1932, THE TRAY 1945-1977

    Price Realised  

    A DANISH SILVER FIVE-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE WITH TRAY DESIGNED BY GEORG JENSEN**
    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 1925-1932, THE TRAY 1945-1977
    Blossom pattern, comprising: a teapot, coffee pot, covered sugar bowl, cream pitcher, tea strainer-on-stand; each ovoid, the domed covers with blossom finials, the teapot, coffee pot and cream pitcher with ivory side handles, all on three paw feet except the tea strainer stand, on three double ball feet with a blossom-form openwork handle; the tray rectangular with rounded blossom corners; the teapot and cream pitcher no. 2B, the coffee pot no. 2, the covered sugar bowl no. 100B, the strainer stand no. 40, the tray no. 2C; each marked on base, the base of each engraved with Georg Jensen facsimile signature
    The teapot 8 in. (20.3 cm.) high; the tray 17 7/8 in. (45.4 cm.) long; 101 oz. 10 dwt. (3168 gr.) gross weight (6)


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