Sold for £2,200

JAPANESE TAISHO PERIOD SILVER TEA SERVICE circa 1920, stamped 'Sterling' and with 'Jungin' character mark, comprising a tea kettle on stand with burner, teapot, covered sugar bowl and tea canister, all bodies embossed with bamboo relief design, lids also with bamboo finials; together with a matching sugar bowl, cream jug, both with interior silver lining and bamboo design engraved sugar tongs, approximately 2471g gross, tea kettle on stand 31cm high (7)

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