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Lot 1212
Late 19th/early 20th century
Each piece stamped: Samurai Shokai. / Yokohama / Sterling
Comprising a tea pot (6" H x 9" W x 5.25" D), coffee pot (9.875" H x 8.5" W x 5.125" D), kettle with burner stand (10.875" H x 7.75" W x 5.75" D), covered sugar (4.5" H x 6.125" W x 4.375" D), cream jug (3" H x 6" W x 3.875" D), tongs (5" L x 1" W), lidded urn-form tea caddy (4.875" H x 3.875" Dia.), and dual-handled waste bowl (3.5" H x 6.125" W x 4" D), each with repousse iris design on a hammered background, 8 pieces, monogrammed: BMM
112.575 oz troy approximately

Provenance: Private Collection, Pasadena, CA.


Overall good condition with minor rubbed wear, scattered dings and shallow dents commensurate with age and use the largest an approximate .5" x .25" ding to sugar bowl lid. The teapot and kettle each with repairs to finials. The foot of the coffee pot with repairs to joint with ring foot. Monogrammed, as stated. Weight includes bone insulators.

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A Japanese sterling tea/coffee service, Samurai Shokai

Estimate $8,000 - $10,000Feb 20, 2018