A FIVE-PIECE DANISH SILVER TEA SET WITH SIMILAR TRAY, NOS. 251 AND 787B, GEORG JENSEN SILVERSMITHY, COPENHAGEN, DATED 1925 AND CIRCA 1945-77
A FIVE-PIECE DANISH SILVER TEA SET WITH SIMILAR TRAY, NOS. 251 AND 787B, GEORG JENSEN SILVERSMITHY, COPENHAGEN, DATED 1925 AND CIRCA 1945-77
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A FIVE-PIECE DANISH SILVER TEA SET WITH SIMILAR TRAY, NOS. 251 AND 787B, GEORG JENSEN SILVERSMITHY, COPENHAGEN, DATED 1925 AND CIRCA 1945-77

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD

A FIVE-PIECE DANISH SILVER TEA SET WITH SIMILAR TRAY, NOS. 251 AND 787B, GEORG JENSEN SILVERSMITHY, COPENHAGEN, DATED 1925 AND CIRCA 1945-77

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD

Lot Sold:11,250USD

Lot Details

Description

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE NORTHEAST COLLECTION


A FIVE-PIECE DANISH SILVER TEA SET WITH SIMILAR TRAY, NOS. 251 AND 787B, GEORG JENSEN SILVERSMITHY, COPENHAGEN, DATED 1925 AND CIRCA 1945-77


comprising a Teapot, Coffee Pot, Hot Milk Jug, Creamer, covered Sugar Bowl, and non-matching two-handled Tray, bases of set engraved with inscription "To my wife Dora D. Warren from Philip L. Warren Waban 1925"

marked on bases with marks for circa 1919-27

141 oz gross

4385 g

height of coffee pot 9½ in.; length of tray over handles 21 in.

24 cm; 53.4 cm

Condition Report

Creamer with some shallow dents to body and dents to interior flange of cover; wood handles of sugar bowl and creamer with ebonizing rubbed; otherwise set in good condition with light surface scratches and nicks from use.


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.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Marsh Acker, November 1991 (tray)

Style: Silver, Ceramics, Furniture
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