An outstanding and incredibly rare solid silver tea set made by Po Cheng c1900, with 4 claw dragons in clouds and vacant Cartouches on all three items. The handles are formed into bamboos designs as are the handles on the lids. Many tea sets are missing the lid to the sugar bowl, whereas this is the complete set in fantastic condition. The handle on the teapot has insulating spacers made from bamboo, indicating this set was intended to be used. A wonderful collectors set or something to amaze your friends as a dinner party.So hurry, to secure your beautiful and unique piece of Chinese history. Teapot with lid: 552 g. Sugar Bowl with lid: 248 g. Total Weight of this set: 963 g. Sugar Bowl: 10.4 cm.
Cream Jug: 8.0 cm. Teapot: 25.2 cm (Spout to Handle).
Sugar Bowl: 15.2 cm (Handle to Handle). Cream Jug: 14.1 cm. 90 for 90% silver (Standard Chinese silver % for quality items). Po Cheng is believed to have operated out of Hong Kong during the last quarter of the 19th and the first quarter of the 20th century. His pieces are rarely seen and very high quality.
The item "Antique Chinese Export Solid Silver Tea Set, 4 Claw Dragons, Po Cheng, c1900" is in sale since Friday, June 9, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Teapots & Sets".
The seller is "selectsilver" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.