• Important American Furniture,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2287

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver & Chinese Export

    21 - 25 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 2

    A SILVER SIX-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE WITH TRAY**

    20TH CENTURY, THE SERVICE MARK OF BH

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    A SILVER SIX-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE WITH TRAY**
    20TH CENTURY, THE SERVICE MARK OF BH
    In the Colonial Revival style, comprising: a kettle-on-stand, coffee pot, teapot, cream jug, sugar bowl and waste bowl, each shaped oval, with domed covers and bud finials, the kettle, teapot and coffee pot with ivory insulators, the two-handled tray shaped rectangular, each marked under base, the tray marked sterling with serif HR lion between
    The tray 28 1/8 in. long, the kettle 13 5/8 in. high; 251 oz. 10 dwt. gross weight (7)


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