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    A Three Piece William Thomson Coin Silver Tea Set, New York, New York, circa 1830
    Marks: W. THOMSON
    9-7/8 inches high (25.0 cm) (teapot)
    76.1 troy ounces

    The set comprising creamer, covered sugar, and teapot with lidded vessels surmounted by rounded floral finials, repoussé work to lids, milled foliate banding to rims of each, applied foliate trim to shoulders, Rococo-style "C" scroll handles to each, bodies with gadrooned egg-and-dart decoration, down to foliate collar above standard, stepped ovoid base, with milled foliate banding to base.


    Condition Report*: Very light pin dents to creamer, teapot handle missing pins and bearing replacement iron cotter pins, teapot does not sit flush and appears to have warping to standard, pin dent to spout, two minor pin dents near handle, abraision to sugar lid, pin dent to sugar, nick to base of sugar, otherwise very good condition, presenting very well.
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    November, 2015
    12th Thursday
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