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    Sale 1896

    Important Silver And Objects Of Vertu

    26 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 193

    A GEORGE III SILVER FIVE-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE WITH TRAY

    MARK OF JAMES YOUNG, LONDON, 1788; COFFEE POT MARK OF HENRY CHAWNER; THE TRAY 1790

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    A GEORGE III SILVER FIVE-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE WITH TRAY
    MARK OF JAMES YOUNG, LONDON, 1788; COFFEE POT MARK OF HENRY CHAWNER; THE TRAY 1790
    Comprising: coffee pot, teapot, and stand, tea caddy, sugar basket, cream basket, and tray; each octagonal with bright-cut engraved borders of rosettes, the coffee pot and teapot with wooden scroll handles, the domed covers with baluster finials, each engraved with a crest and monogram; the tray oval, the field engraved with a floral border, the center with coat-of-arms amid mantling, with two reeded handles, with wood backing, with fitted case, each marked on reverse; together with a matching cream jug, London, 1869
    The coffee pot 12¼ in. (31 cm.) high, the tray 29¼ in. (74.3 cm.) long over handles; 75 oz. (2345 gr.) gross weight (excluding tray) (8)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A NEW ENGLAND COLLECTION