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Lot 1309
Extensive Suite of San Francisco Fourteenth Century Pattern Sterling Silver Hammered Tea Service. Each hand wrought piece with applied hammered horizontal strapwork with cross devices and faux nail heads, comprising twelve Shreve bread & butter plates, each stamped with bell hallmark "SHREVE & CO." / "STERLING"/ "San Francisco" together with an associated John O. Bellis two handled dish form tea tray with an applied central medallion. Shreve & Co., Radke & Co. and John O. Bellis. Total silver weight of service 138 troy oz; diameter of platter 8 1/4 inches (20.5 cm); diameter of each bread plate 6 inches (14.75 cm); height of coffee pot 8 inches (20 cm). Radke & Company was a San Francisco jeweler and retailer of handwrought silver. John O. Bellis (1872-1943) worked for Shreve & CO.

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Large Shreve Radke & Co. and John O. Bellis 14th

Estimate $4,000 - $6,000Dec 9, 2016
2751 Todd Street
Alameda, CA 94501
United States
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