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    A Russian Silver Tea Service
    Mark of Antip Ivanovich Kuzmichev, Moscow, Russia, c.1900

    The set includes a coffee pot, tea pot, lidded sugar bowl, creamer, tea caddy, a compote of unknown use, and sugar tongs all hand made for Tiffany, each piece, except the tongs, raised on an eight-sided upturned foot supporting an eight-sided body, all items decorated with a 'Niello' pattern engraved with flowers and geometric patterns, gilt wash interior to all items, the compote and tongs internally stamped with the makers hallmarks, all other items marked underside with HAND MADE FOR TIFFANY & CO., total weight 90.1 troy ounces
    The coffee pot: 9in. high


    Condition Report*: Normal signs of wear as appropriate with age
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2005
    17th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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