A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842
A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842

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A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842
A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842
A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842
A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842
A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842
A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842
A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842
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A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 USD

A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842

A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842

Estimate:

4,000 - 6,000 USD

Lot sold:

4,032

USD

Description

A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842


comprising a coffee pot, two tea pots, a covered sugar bowl, creamer, and waste bowl, with lobed bodies and bases, acanthus scrolling handles, the coffee and teapots with flower spray finals, all with monogram EPL, and all but creamer inscribed Shalle

marked on base S. & B. Brower, 17 Camp St. New Orleans

181 oz

5653 g

coffee pot height 10 1/2 in.

26.67 cm

Condition report


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Catalogue note

According to the consignor, the tea set has been in the her family for generations, residing in the Northern Kentucky area. It belonged to her great grandmother (likely from her mother) who then gifted the set to her son’s new wife, Emily Powell Laffoon, upon their wedding. It was engraved with monogram EPL for the occasion.