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    A Four-Piece Edward Farrell Silver Tea and Coffee Service, London, 1826
    Marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head), (duty mark), l, EF
    10-1/4 inches high (26.0 cm) (tallest, coffee pot)
    100.44 troy ounces

    The lot comprising coffee pot, teapot, open creamer, and open sugar, sugar and creamer having gilt interiors, each vessel decorated in elaborate floral repoussé, lidded vessels surmounted by rose finials and foliate collars, pots with wolves' heads mounts to shoulders from which handles emanate, matching engraved armorial motifs to pots and open sugar, each raised on domed base with conforming repoussé decoration.


    Condition Report*: Age-related cracking to insulators with chipping to upper insulator to coffee pot, light scattered areas of waviness, pin denting  to creamer cartouches, some rubbing, some wear to gilding, with surface scratches and wear commensurate with age, polishing, and use.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2017
    20th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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