Thu, 1st Jul 2021 10:30

The Silver Auction

 
Lot 462
 

AN AMERICAN STERLING SILVER TEA SERVICE

Sold for £3,600


Condition Report
All in sterling silver.
Maker as per description.
Tray subject to tarnish throughout.
Each piece subject to tarnish and surface wear as per use and age.
Slight wobble to spirit kettle, also one or two minor dings to body.
Minor dings to body and cover of sugar bowl.
Minor dings to teapot also a slight wobble.
Cream jug also with minor dings.

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AMERICAN STERLING SILVER TEA SERVICE,
by Wallace, comprising teapot, milk jug, covered sugar bowl, spirit kettle and tea tray, each of footed bulbous form with gadrooned body, scroll and floral cast rim, scroll and foliate finial, beaded borders, the spirit kettle stand on double C-scroll legs on pad feet, 40cm high, approximately 8300g gross

Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any condition report offered should be accepted as an indication of any obvious issues or problems or the lack of them. The condition report does not form part of any contract between McTear's and the buyer, and all lots are offered "as is" in accordance with our Terms of Business in the printed catalogue and available on our website.

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