Made by Tiffany & Co. In New York, ca 1878. This set comprises teapot, creamer, and sugar.Teapot has stationary handle with split front bracket mount. Creamer has pierced scroll handle wit split mount. Sugar has pierced bracket handles with scroll mounts. Teapot and sugar have inset cover with copper finial on fluted mount. All pieces have visible hand-hammering with applied ornament, including hovering and darting insects (butterflies, beetle, and dragon fly).
Teapot has leafing branches with gourds. Sugar has blossoming prunus branch. Creamer has water grasses, lily pad, bamboo stalks, and flowers. A wonderful example of the Asian influence on Tiffany in the 1870s and'80s. 5046 and phrase sterling silver and other metals.Dimensions: Teapot: H 6 1/2 x W 8 x D 5 3/8 in. Creamer: H 2 1/8 x W 5 1/2 x D 3 3/4 in.
Sugar: H 2 3/4 x W 6 1/2 x D 4 7/8 in. Total weight: 36.6 troy ounces. #BM929 Nelson & Nelson Antique Silver has been serving the Antique Lovers for 35 years.
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Custom listed using TROCADERO's automated HTML and Picture Hosting tools. The item "Tiffany Tea Set 5046 American Hand-Hammered Sterling Silver & Mixed Metal" is in sale since Friday, June 23, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.
925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "nelson-and-nelson-antiques" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.