• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5976

    Christie's Interiors

    6 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 103

    A GERMAN SILVER FOUR-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SET WITH SIX CUPS EN SUITE

    MARK OF WEINRANCK AND SCHMIDT, HANAU, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN SILVER FOUR-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SET WITH SIX CUPS EN SUITE
    MARK OF WEINRANCK AND SCHMIDT, HANAU, CIRCA 1900
    Ovoid, raised on four paw feet, the sides chased in relief with beaded oval cartouches applied with classical ladies, ivory insulators to tea and coffee pot; also an associated shaped oval German silver tray by the same maker, and six saucers en suite to the tray
    the coffee pot 7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) high; the tray 23¾ in. (60.4 cm.) long
    141 oz. (4,371 gr.) (11)


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