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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 129

    A VICTORIAN THREE-PIECE SILVER COFFEE SERVICE**

    MARK OF EDWARD BARNARD & SONS, LONDON, 1872-1873

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    A VICTORIAN THREE-PIECE SILVER COFFEE SERVICE**
    MARK OF EDWARD BARNARD & SONS, LONDON, 1872-1873
    Comprising: a coffee pot, sugar bowl and cream jug; each set on four feet, with band of fluting and with winged snake medallions at handle joins and on teapot cover, the teapot with ivory insulators, marked under bases and cover, the cream jug also stamped 296A, the sugar bowl stamped 7, the teapot 1873, also stamped 367
    The teapot 9¾ in. (24.8 cm.) high; 43 oz. 10 dwt. (1,358 gr.) gross weight (3)


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