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Antiques & Accessories

January 20, 2018

Lot #184
DepartmentSilver
Low Estimate$1,000.00
High Estimate$1,500.00
Last UpdatedDecember 13, 2017

Description

FOUR-PIECE JOHN MCMULLIN COIN SILVER TEA SERVICE Philadelphia, Circa 1800
A hot water kettle on stand with burner, a teapot, height 6.75, a covered sugar bowl and a creamer, all with gadrooned rims. Urn-form finials. Monogrammed.
Approx. 48.8 troy oz.
Provenance:
A Rhode Island Estate
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Condition

Stand and burner are later, unmarked and not included in weight. Monogram on sides is later. Monogram on undersides is period. Seams visible. Solder marks around feet. Kettle handle lacking one linchpin. Creamer with dented footrim, but does not wobble. Age-typical surface wear.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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