AN AMERICAN SILVER SIX-PIECE TEA SET, VAN VOORHIS & SCHANCK, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1790-1800
AN AMERICAN SILVER SIX-PIECE TEA SET, VAN VOORHIS & SCHANCK, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1790-1800
AN AMERICAN SILVER SIX-PIECE TEA SET, VAN VOORHIS & SCHANCK, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1790-1800
1803

PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN | SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

AN AMERICAN SILVER SIX-PIECE TEA SET, VAN VOORHIS & SCHANCK, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1790-1800

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN | SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

AN AMERICAN SILVER SIX-PIECE TEA SET, VAN VOORHIS & SCHANCK, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1790-1800

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Lot Sold:3,750USD

Lot Details

Description

AN AMERICAN SILVER SIX-PIECE TEA SET, VAN VOORHIS & SCHANCK, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1790-1800


with pineapple finials and beaded borders, each engraved with a bright-cut shield hung from a drapery swag and monogrammed DH or SH, the creamer with a floral swag, comprising:

Teapot, DHmarked V.V. & S. in serrated rectangle and with eagle and shield mark

Teapot Stand, SHapparently unmarked

Creamer, DHmarked G. SCHANCK in rectangle

Covered Sugar Box, SHmarked J. SCHANCK in rectangle

Covered Sugar Urn, DHmarked V&S in serrated rectangle and with eagle and shield mark

Waste Bowl, SHmarked J. SCHANCK in rectangle

Together with a similar Covered Sugar Urn by Daniel Van Voorhis, monogrammed OMP in bright-cut shield in a drapery mantle, marked twice D.V.V. in rectangle and with eagle and shield mark, 7 pieces

86 oz gross

2675 g

height of sugar urn 9½ in.

24 cm

Condition Report

All with occasional dings or minor creases. The teapot with wood repaired at lower handle terminal. The teapot stand with one foot repaired. The creamer with two small repairs to foot and a repair to lower handle terminal. The sugar box with dent to base. The sugar urn with finial pushed slightly down on one side. The waste bowl with foot pushed slightly up into bowl. The Daniel Van Voorhis sugar urn with numerous repaired splits to upper rim and with some dents to cover rim and flange.


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.

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