A SIX-PIECE JAPANESE SILVER "DRAGON" TEA AND COFFEE SET WITH MATCHING TRAY, SANJU SAKU, YOKOHAMA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A SIX-PIECE JAPANESE SILVER "DRAGON" TEA AND COFFEE SET WITH MATCHING TRAY, SANJU SAKU, YOKOHAMA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A SIX-PIECE JAPANESE SILVER "DRAGON" TEA AND COFFEE SET WITH MATCHING TRAY, SANJU SAKU, YOKOHAMA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A SIX-PIECE JAPANESE SILVER "DRAGON" TEA AND COFFEE SET WITH MATCHING TRAY, SANJU SAKU, YOKOHAMA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A SIX-PIECE JAPANESE SILVER "DRAGON" TEA AND COFFEE SET WITH MATCHING TRAY, SANJU SAKU, YOKOHAMA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
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A SIX-PIECE JAPANESE SILVER "DRAGON" TEA AND COFFEE SET WITH MATCHING TRAY, SANJU SAKU, YOKOHAMA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD

A SIX-PIECE JAPANESE SILVER "DRAGON" TEA AND COFFEE SET WITH MATCHING TRAY, SANJU SAKU, YOKOHAMA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

A SIX-PIECE JAPANESE SILVER "DRAGON" TEA AND COFFEE SET WITH MATCHING TRAY, SANJU SAKU, YOKOHAMA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY


comprising a Teapot, Coffee Pot, Kettle on Lampstand, Creamer, covered Sugar Bowl, Waste Bowl, and two-handled Tray engraved with initial C

marked on bases jungin (silver), all pieces with maker's mark a turtle in a triangle except kettle on lampstand and tray, tray apparently unmarked, all with French import marks

228 oz 5 dwt

7103 g

height of kettle on lampstand 13½ in.; length of tray 24 in.

34.5 cm; 61 cm

Condition Report

The kettle with small repair at upper rim; the interior with an applied pierced spout strainer that was probably later added. The lampstand is possibly associated. Otherwise, set in good condition, with only occasional minor dings.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

STYLE: Furniture, Silver, Ceramics
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