Sale 17AM01 | Lot 301

American Silver Tea Service

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts
American Silver Tea Service

Lot Details

Lot 301
American Silver Tea Service
Cornelius A. Burr, Rochester, circa 1835
Comprising a teapot, covered cream jug and covered sugar bowl, each of pear form, the body chased with grape clusters and vines, the hinged cover with melon-form finial, on a spreading circular foot. Height of teapot 10 inches, total approximately 51 ounces, all in.


Estimate: $600 - $800
Sold for $937 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Generally good condition overall; each engraved to body "J. Chappell"; replaced insulators; all with light surface marking from normal use

Teapot - small scattered dents to body as expected from normal use; good detail to decoration
Cream - good
Covered sugar - very light bruising to body


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Estimate: $600 - $800
Sold for $937 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

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