ANTIQUE 20THC FRENCH SOLID SILVER 6 PIECE TEA & COFFEE SET ON TRAY, TETARD C1900

ANTIQUE 20THC FRENCH SOLID SILVER 6 PIECE TEA & COFFEE SET ON TRAY, TETARD C1900

9,995.00

REFERENCE NUMBER: A3157

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DESCRIPTION

Antique early-20th Century French rare and magnificent six piece tea and coffee service on tray, comprising a samovar with burner, coffee pot, teapot, covered sugar bowl, cream jug and strainer, all on a massive tray, the vase-shaped bodies applied with leafy bands, solid silver leaf-capped handles.

The impressive solid silver tray is engraved with a very decorative monogram. The service is exceptionally heavy and impressive (8,780 kilos in total), by a very important French silversmith and retailer, Tetard Freres.

Each piece is Hallmarked French silver (950 high-standard), Paris, year 1900's, Maker's mark for Tetard Freres, one of the greatest silversmiths and retailers active in Paris in the late 19th / early 20th century.

CONDITION

In Excellent Condition - no damage.

TEAPOT

Height: 19.5cm
Width: 25.5 x 16cm
Weight:  985g

STRAINER

Height: 6cm
Width: 18 x 7.3cm
Weight:  120g

SUGAR BOWL

Height: 16.6cm
Width: 17.2 x 13.4cm
Weight:   790g

CREAM JUG

Height: 13.9cm
Width: 12 x 8cm
Weight:  295g

TRAY

Width: 66 x 44.5cm
Weight:  3325g

 

TOTAL WEIGHT:  8780g

SAMOVAR & BURNER

Height: 43.2cm
Width: 21.5 x 20cm
Weight:  2275g

COFFEE POT

Height: 25cm
Width: 21.7 x 11.7cm
Weight:  990g