MEXICAN STERLING TEA SET c1930 SANBORNS " EARLY EXAMPLE " 61 OZ. AFTER 20 YEARS SUPER SHRINK HAS MERGED WITH OUR SISTER SITE, RUNWITHME. WE WILL CONTINUE OFFERING THE FINEST BRITISH, CONTINENTAL, AMERICAN AND CHINESE EXPORT SILVER. A very early c1930 Mexican sterling tea service from Sanborns.
The shop founded in 1903. In 1931 adopted their distinctive. This set bears early hallmarks, used in the 1930s, see below.In wide petal fluted pear shape with scallop rim. Hinged cover retains the original urn and globe finial. Slender line panel spout with oval medallion mount below. Rolled vine crown C shape handle. Atop pierced hand decorated leaf and flower cap scroll tip feet. This vintage Mexican sterling Art Moderne teapot is 9 inches handle to spout. And the complete set weighs 61 standard ounces. This hallmark is illustrated page 171 in The Little Book of Mexican Silver Trade and Hallmarks.
And noted to be used in the 1930s. Interior clean as if little used. The item "Mexican Sterling Tea Set c1930 SANBORNS, MEXICO CITY 61 OUNCES" is in sale since Tuesday, August 28, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "runwithme" and is located in Worcester, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.