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    AN AMERICAN SILVER AND IVORY FOUR-PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SET WITH TRAY
    Attributed to William G. DeMatteo, Bergenfield, New Jersey, circa 1950
    Marks: STERLING, HANDMADE
    7-7/8 inches high (20.0 cm) coffee pot
    143.2 ounces (gross)


    The four-piece tea and coffee set of shaped tapered ovoid form raised on stylized scrolled claw feet, carved ivory handles mounted to the sides, the lids with cast and applied double lily blossoms, comprising a coffee pot, a tea pot, a covered sugar bowl and a creamer; with matching oval tray with cast lily blossoms to the handles.


    Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000.

    Condition Report*: in overall very good condition, minor surface scratching
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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