Teapot

Sep 10, 2019. 20:12 UTC
Teapot
Nora
United States of America

Category
Teapot

Acquired from
Inherited

For sale
Yes
Description

8” x 11” Appears to be sterling, but is unmarked. Has matching large sugar bowl (covered, unhinged) and large creamer.

Provenance

My mother was an avid collector and likely bought it from a Northern Va dealer (Kitty’s Antiques) in the mid-1970’s.

$125 - $175 (United States Dollar)
Answered within about 15 hours
Sep 11, 11:34 UTC
By Madelia

Dear Nora,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photographs and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

An American three-piece Colonial style silver plated tea set
Comprising tea pot, cream pitcher and covered sugar
With gadrooned sides and wooden handles. Underside of tea pot scratch marked 'L.W.'
Provenance: acquired from Kitty's Antiques, Northern Virginia, circa 1970s
$125-175

Please let us know if you have additional items to appraise, and thank you for using Mearto.

Nora fairgarden Sep 12, 02:48 UTC

I’ve been over all three pieces with a loop and can’t identify anything. Some evidence of repairs. L.W with a raised period after the W. That seems to have been added later.

Madelia Sep 12, 10:42 UTC

I think these must be silver-plated then, and will value as such.

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