DescriptionA Four-Piece Michael Starkey Silver Tea and Coffee Set, London, 1826-1827
Marks: (lion passant), (leopard), (duty mark), m, MS; l
8-1/8 inches high (20.6 cm) (tallest, coffee pot)
76.56 troy ounces
Lot comprising coffee pot, teapot, open sugar, and open creamer.
Coffee pot apparently unmarked, coffee pot with repair to lid at hinge, coffee pot with repair to lid at dome base with subsequent dent, probable repair to cartouche to coffee pot, light bending to coffee pot spout flange, few scattered pin dents, very minor nuanced pushing to some standards at bases, teapot handle with slight mobility, sugar bowl possibly lidded at time of manufacture, with wear commensurate with age, polishing, and use.
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