Lot 440
  • 440

American silver and copper four-piece tea set, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1879

20,000 - 30,000 USD
25,000 USD
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  • marked on bases, teapot numbered 5357-512, creamer 5402-442, sugar bowl 5230-7666, and cup 5619-1300
  • silver, copper, jade, wood
comprising a Teapot with silver leaves and applied with two beetles and a jade dragonfly finial, a Creamer applied with a leafy branch and with pierced handle, a pail-form Sugar Bowl with a silver daffodil and two silver beetles, and a Cup applied with silver wisteria and engraved with a swallow, the gilt interior with an engraved geometric rim, all monogrammed RJH on bases