A Victorian silver five-piece tea and coffee service, together with a matched two-handled tray, R & S Garrard & Co., London, 1858 and 1867
comprising: coffee pot, teapot, sugar bowl, milk jug and hot water jug, richly decorated in cast and applied scroll foliate teardrop shaped panels and straps, the pots with ivory insulators and figural terminals; the oblong tray with beaded rim, finely engraved foliate and diaper-work border with intermittent portrait heads, crested, undersides stamped R&S Garrard Panton Street, London; together with an American silver tea strainer, early 20th century, stamped 'STERLING', acorn and oak leaf border, turned wood handle
tray 68cm., 26 3/4 in. over handles
total 8788gr., 282oz. 6dwt.