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    An American Six Piece Silver and Silver Gilt Tea and Coffee Service

    Gorham Manufacturing Co., Providence, Rhode Island
    1886
    Silver, silver gilt, ivory
    Marks: (lion-anchor-G), STERLING, 1940, (maltese cross), THEODORE B STARR
    12.5 inches high
    146.47 troy ounces

    Comprising a hot water kettle on stand with associated burner; teapot; coffee pot; sugar bowl with cover; creamer and waste bowl; all with repousee swag and stylized floral decoration; gilt interior to creamer and waste bowl; ivory insulators to hot water kettle, teapot and coffee pot; ivory handle to burner; all monogrammed on bottom R. Retailed by Theodore B. Starr, New York, New York.


    Condition Report*: Normal signs of wear as appropriate with age. Dents to bottom of burner. Ivory handle of burner partially missing. Repair to base of waste bowl. Dent to creamer. Dents to inner lip of sugar bowl lid.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2007
    26th-27th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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