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    A Six Piece Codan Mexican Silver Tea and Coffee Service with Grape Motif, Mexico City, Mexico, circa 1950
    Marks: CODAN, STERLING 925, MEXICO, (eagle-7)
    10-3/4 inches high (coffee) x 23 inches wide (tray) (27.3 x 58.4 cm)
    175.00 troy ounces (gross) The lot consisting of coffee pot, tea pot, lidded sugar, creamer, wastebowl, and tray, vessels each with rounded squat form, lids surmounted by applied grape leaf and bunch finials, rosewood handles to tea and coffee pots, vessels raised on rounded bases with banded and reticulated grape-bunch-and-scroll decoration, tray with rosewood handles flanked by conforming applied grape leaf and bunch decoration.


    Condition Report*: Slight waviness to small area of tray, light scratching to tray, covered sugar flange to interior with some warping, pin dent to lid of covered sugar, pin dent to lid of tea pot, pin dent to spout of coffee pot, scattered nicks, two scratches to creamer, with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use. The set presents well.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    12th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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