Description

    A FOUR-PIECE MARTIN, HALL & CO. VICTORIAN SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE
    Martin, Hall & Co., London, England, circa 1880-1881
    Marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head), (duty mark), RMEH, E
    11-3/8 inches high (28.9 cm) (coffee pot)
    103.1 ounces (gross)

    The service comprising a coffee pot, tea pot, sugar and creamer, the coffee and tea pots each with a hinged lid, all with S-scroll handles, the bodies with chased repoussé decoration of flowers and acanthus leaves on a diaper-work ground and beaded rims.


    Condition Report*:

    All having pin point dents and the creamer, tea and coffee with larger dents, the finials off center, surface scratches commensurate with age, overall a nice 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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