Sale 18AM01 | Lot 165

American Silver Part Tea and Coffee Service

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Lot Details

Lot 165
American Silver Part Tea and Coffee Service
John Curry and Curry & Preston, Philadelphia, circa 1825
Comprising coffee pot, two teapots and cream jug, each globular-form chased with band of grapes and leaves, the scroll spouts with bird masks, with leaf capped handles; Together with a Silver-Plated Two-Handled Tray. Height of coffee pot 10 3/4 inches, total approximately 135 ounces, weighable.


C Property of a Long Island Estate

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $3,750 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Generally good condition overall; no monogram nor erasures; small scattered pin point dents and marks expected from normal use; each underside engraved "JRE to ETE 1831"

Coffee pot - handle mark showing to interior; underside with traces of another inscription scratched out; handle slightly loose

Teapot 1 - handle mark showing to interior; chip loss to one insulator

Teapot 2 - handle mark showing to interior; handle slightly loose

Cream - with small bruises and crease dent; handle has been off at bottom and restuck


Tray 30 in. over handles; heavy wear to plating of surface




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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $3,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Wed, Apr 18, 2018 at 10am EDT
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