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    Sale 12291

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part I

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 460

    A SILVER THREE-PIECE PART TEA SERVICE

    MAKER'S MARK HW, HONG KONG, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    A SILVER THREE-PIECE PART TEA SERVICE
    MAKER'S MARK HW, HONG KONG, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The group comprises: a teapot with ivory insulators; a sugar bowl, and a cream jug. Each is decorated with lobed panels of chrysanthemum and with bamboo handles.
    The largest 8 ¾ in. (22 cm.) wide, handle to spout


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