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    A Married Ten-Piece Georg Jensen No. 3 Silver and Ebony Coffee and Tea Service Designed by Georg Jensen, Copenhagen, 1908-1927
    Marks to each: GEORG JENSEN, (various)
    13-1/8 inches (33.3 cm) (tallest, kettle-on-stand)
    190 ounces (gross)

    Property from the Collection of Dr. James Young

    The service with pronounced gadrooning to bodies.

    The service comprising:
    1 Kettle-on-stand;
    1 Coffee pot;
    1 Teapot;
    1 Milk jug;
    1 Tea strainer with under bowl;
    2 Open sugar bowls;
    1 Covered creamer;
    1 Tea caddy;
    1 Porringer.
    10 Total

    The kettle-on-stand, coffee pot, and teapot each inscribed Anna Wiens f. Lilliecreutz 1920 and Margaretha Rudbeck f. Wiens 1944 to undersides. Swedish import marks to kettle-on-stand, coffee pot, teapot, and tea strainer with underbowl.





    Condition Report*: The coffee and tea service in overall good appearance with all wear as expected with age and use; kettle-on-stand with slightly bent hinge pin; coffee pot with small shallow dent to lower portion of body; teapot with a few minor shallow dents including to shoulder and handle, and very minor split to ebony finial; milk jug with small pin dent to shoulder; porringer with one half-inch dent to body; sugar bowls with a few minor dents to shoulders, one example with evidence of resoldering repair, visible to interior and exterior walls; creamer with minor small shallow dent to shoulder; tea caddy and tea strainer with underbowl, no dents or pushes observed.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2021
    20th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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