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    AN AMERICAN SILVER GILT SIX-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE WITH TRAY
    Bailey & Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1859-1878
    Marks: BAILEY & CO., CHESTNUT ST. PHILA, (eagle), (U), (shield), (elephant), 136
    15-7/8 inches high (40.3 cm) hot water urn
    473.68 troy ounces

    The silver gilt tea and coffee service with repoussé floral decoration and cast Chinese figural finials, comprising a hot water urn, coffee pot, tea pot, covered sugar bowl, creamer and waste bowl, with associated Gorham Manufacturing Co. 28 inch silver gilt tray date marked 1893 with monogram to center, originally retailed by Bailey Banks & Biddle of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.




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