A Six-Piece William Gale & Son Coin Silver Tea and Coffee
Service, New York, circa 1852
Marks: WM GALE & SON, NEW-YORK, 1852, G&S
10-1/2 inches high (26.7 cm) (tallest, coffee pot)
181.11 troy ounces
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EL PASO COLLECTION
The lot comprising coffee pot, two teapots, lidded creamer, lidded
sugar, and open wastebowl, segmented baluster bodies with with
scrolled repoussé decoration against pebbled ground throughout,
each raised on four scroll and shell-form feet; cartouches
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Some legs with minute bending, errant scratching and nicking, two pin dents to wastebowl, light waviness to underside of one teapot, one teapot with heavy residue and possible pitting to interior, age-related cracking to insulators, one insulator pin missing, with wear commensurate with age, polishing, and use.
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