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    A THREE-PIECE JAPANESE EXPORT SILVER TEA SET
    Unidentified maker, Japan, circa 1880-1925
    Marks: (shop mark)
    4-3/4 x 8-1/4 x 4-7/8 inches (12.1 x 21.0 x 12.4 cm)
    27.16 troy ounces

    The three-piece tea set with hand hammered globular bodies and repoussé dragon decoration, horn insulators to teapot, creamer lined, comprising tea pot, covered sugar bowl and creamer.


    Condition Report*: minor surface scratching, losses to dragon whiskers with soldered repair
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2011
    13th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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