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    A Silver-Plated Lazy Susan Warming Service with Polhamus Coin Silver Ladle, 20th century
    Marks to lazy Susan: (pseudo English hallmarks)
    Marks to ladle: (P-star-S), TIFFANY & CO
    16-1/4 inches high x 20 inches diameter (41.3 x 50.8)
    4.28 troy ounces (ladle)

    The silver-plated heated server consisting of three chafing dishes with engraved armorial crest, one soup tureen and ladle, three shakers, and three salt cellars with cobalt glass inserts, soup tureen with scrolled finial handle on domed stepped lid, stylized handles with foliate mounts to body, banded scrollwork to bowl lip and footed base and heraldic engraving to lid, coin silver soup ladle retailed by Tiffany & Co, shakers featuring bulbous forms with pierced conical lids, chafing dishes with removable scrolled finial handles, beaded scrollwork to top lid and dish lip, each lid engraved with heraldic crest, Bain-marie base with drain plug to underside, wooden handles to body terminating on stepped base with scrollwork to footing.

    Note: The ladle is made from coin silver and bears marks for Polhamus & Strong (1859-1863) from New York, NY, retailed by Tiffany and Co.


    Condition Report*:

    Some bubbling and pitting especially to base and interior of base, light scattered pin denting, scratches to base, one cobalt liner missing flake to rim, shallow crease to ladle bowl, presenting well with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.

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