Description

    A ROBERT GAINSFORD GEORGE IV SILVER TEA SERVICE
    Robert Gainsford, Sheffield, England, circa 1826-1827
    Marks: (lion passant), (crown), (duty mark), RG, c
    6 x 12 x 6-1/2 inches (15.2 x 30.5 x 16.5 cm)
    65.0 ounces (gross)

    The service comprising a tea pot, sugar and creamer, each with S-scroll handles with acanthus leaf decoration and floral band above the scroll and foliate body, all raised on paw feet, the creamer bearing the date mark d (circa 1827-1828).


    Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Each piece having surface scratches and surface wear commensurate with age, creamer slightly out of round.

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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
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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