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    Description

    A Five-Piece Tackhing Silver Coffee and Tea Service, Hong Kong, circa 1900
    Marks to coffee pot: STERLING, TACKHING, MADE IN, HONG KONG, A
    8-5/8 x 9 inches (21.9 x 22.9 cm) (tallest, coffee pot)
    88.81 troy ounces


    The service comprising:
    1 coffee pot with hinged lid;
    1 teapot with hinged lid;
    1covered sugar bowl;
    1 creamer;
    1 tray.
    5 Total

    The tray engraved:
    TO: DR. K. WENZEL
    ON THE OCCASION OF HIS RETIREMENT
    FROM A OWEN & COMPANY
    AMERICAN ENGINEERING CORPORATION
    CECO INTERNATIONAL (HONG KONG) LTD.
    CHUNG NAN INDUSTRIAL SUPPLIES CO. LTD.
    FREDERICK PORDES & CO (PHARMACEUTICAL) LTD.
    JACOBSEN VAN DEN BERG (HK) LTD.
    MODERN PRINTING EQUIPMENT LTD.
    MUIRLEAF TRADING CORP LTD.
    SWIFT & COMPANY (TRADING) PTY. LTD.
    TUNG SHENG DYESTUFFS & TRADING CO.
    WAH FONG ELECTRIC CO.



    Condition Report*: Scattered surface scratches, light nicks to rims, and minor pin dents throughout, scuffing and rubbing to well of tray, finial on teapot is loose, all pieces show signs of shelf wear.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    7th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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