Description

    A FOUR-PIECE JOHN WELBY VICTORIAN SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE
    John Welby, London, England, circa 1843-1844
    Marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head), (duty), IW, H
    10 inches high (25.4 cm) (coffee pot)
    79.90 ounces (gross)

    The set comprising a tea pot, coffee pot, sugar and creamer; each with chased decoration of sparse flowers and scrolling acanthus leaves, all with C-scroll handles, the tea pot and coffee pot with hinged lids and having shaped acorn finials.


    Condition Report*:

    The tea pot with a small dent to underside, each piece having surface scratches commensurate with age, overall a lovely presentation.

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    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Hollowware/Pottery/Glass, Large (view shipping information)

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    14th Friday
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