Sale 18AM01 | Lot 171

American Sterling Silver Tea Service

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Lot Details

Lot 171
American Sterling Silver Tea Service
William Gale & Son, New York, 1862
Comprising teapot, covered cream jug, covered sugar bowl and waste bowl, each inverted pear-form body with faceted panels below chased foliate scrolls. Height of teapot 11 inches, total approximately 82 ounces.


C A New York Private Estate

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $1,125 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

All fully and clearly hallmarked; each engraved initial M; all with light surface marking and wear as expected from normal use; good detailing to engraving and chasing; each generally good condition with notes below

teapot - with replaced insulators; generally good
sugar - dents to interior rim lip; puched in on foot with very noticable lean
waste - crease to base, pinpoint dents, wear to gilding


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $1,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Wed, Apr 18, 2018 at 10am EDT
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