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    A Fine Six-Piece Shreve & Co. Partial Gilt Silver Hand Hammered Tea and Coffee Service, San Francisco, California, circa 1910
    Marks: (S-bell-S), SHREVE & CO, STERLING, SAN FRANCISCO, (various)
    11-5/8 x 10 x 5 inches (29.5 x 25.4 x 12.7 cm) (tallest, coffee pot)
    149.66 troy ounces


    The lot with monogram G applied to one side of each piece, comprising a teapot, a coffee pot, a two-handled sugar bowl with lid, a creamer, a water kettle on stand, and a waste bowl.

    More information about Shreve & Co., also known as Shreve & Co., George C. Shreve.

    Condition Report*: Service presents well with hand-hammered finish to each piece, dent to handles of teapot and coffee pot, dulling and rubbing to gilding to interiors of sugar bowl, creamer, and waste bowl, and fine surface scratches, with wear commensurate with age and use.
    *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. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2018
    15th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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