JAPANESE STERLING TEA SET SANJU SAKU - HAND CRAFTED This is extremely fine and rare, late Meiji period, completely hand crafted Japanese sterling silver tea service. From the renowned Yokohama firm of Sanju Saku. Like Arthur & Bond & Samurai Shokai, Sanju Saku world renowned for the finest Meiji silver, often hand crafted by former Samurai. The service displays hand raised iris along gentle stream set atop all over hand hammered surfaces. The cream pitcher and sugar with double wall construction.Found on only the finest Meiji silver. Hallmarked Japanese characters "pure silver". Which is at least 950 pure. And mark for Sanju Saku. This Japanese sterling (950 pure) hand crafted. Meiji iris teapot is 9 1/2 inches handle to spout. And the set weighs a touch over 51 standard ounces. Rich sterling (950 pure) patina. Original finials in fine state, original handle secure.
Covers all close tight to base. The sugar bowl 1/8 inch hole to outer floral layer, it is. Double walled construction so does not go thru. The item "Japanese Sterling Tea Set c1895 Sanju Saku 51 Ounces" is in sale since Tuesday, November 17, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina.This item can be shipped worldwide.