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    An Assembled Five-Piece English Partial Gilt Silver and Repoussé Tea and Coffee Service with Bird-Form Finials, London and Sheffield, 1867-1909
    Marks: (various)
    16 x 10-1/2 x 6-1/2 inches (40.6 x 26.7 x 16.5 cm) (largest, hot water kettle)
    129.97 troy ounces

    The service comprising:
    William Hutton & Sons hot water kettle set (kettle, stand, and burner), Sheffield, 1909;
    Samuel Smily (Goldsmiths Alliance Ltd.) teapot, open creamer, and open sugar, London, 1867;
    Mappin & Webb coffee pot, Sheffield, 1902.

    Each piece with floral chased repoussé decoration, covered vessels with bird-form finials, shoulders to kettle stand and spout bases to coffee pot and kettle with mask figureheads, figural eagle spouts to kettle and coffee pot, gilt interiors to sugar and creamer, each raised on four scrolled feet.

    Condition Report*: Burned unmarked and not included in lot weight, push to figural spout of coffee pot, few light areas of waviness, with wear commensurate with age and use.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2018
    15th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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