Quality Silver – Sensible Prices. We are offering for sale an outstanding quality. Late 19th century Chinese silver tea and coffee service. This service comprises: a teapot, a coffee pot, sugar bowl and cream/milk jug. This tea and coffee service is one of the very best we have ever encountered – the quality of decoration is quite phenomenal! The pieces depict two dragons applied to the bodies with the bodies of the beasts disappearing and reappearing from clouds and facing up to each other. The hinged covers to the tea and coffee pots have a dragons head finial that belong to the chased dragons bodies on the covers. The handles and spouts are cleverly formed as bamboo with insulators to protect the user from heat. The cream jug and sugar bowl are both gilt (gold-wash) to the interiors. All pieces are engraved with a cipher on a shield and marked as appropriate to the bases. Please view our specialist site for. A further large selection of fine quality Victorian, Georgian and earlier silver. 21cm (8.25″) high; 22cm (8.75″) wide (handle to spout); volume: 1100ml (2 pint). 14cm (5.5″) high, 23 cm (9″) wide (from handle to spout); 13.5cm (5.25) diameter body; volume: 950ml (1.7 pint). 7cm (2.75″) high, 15.5cm (6.2″) wide inc. 6.7cm (2.6″) high, 13.5cm (5.4″) wide. Total combined weight: 1830 grams 58.8 tr. Chinese silver marks for Wo Shing circa 1870. The firm of Wo Shing worked out of Canton and Shanghai between 1830 and 1875. Excellent crisp condition with clean interiors. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any further questions. We have been dealing in antique silver for 25 years and supply some of the UK’s leading retail outlets with top quality stock. We enjoy a strong reputation for honesty and integrity and never sell second rate items. As leading specialists in the field of fine antique silver, we have two sites. Our first site at. Our second site at. Explains the impact of the recent high metal prices on antique sterling silver and explains how to best take advantage of the situation. The item “Magnificent Chinese SILVER TEA & COFFEE SERVICE, 1870 WO SHING Dragons & clouds” is in sale since Friday, February 1, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Teapots & Sets”. The seller is “sunbeau” and is located in Royal Forest of Dean. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Product: Tea/ Coffee Pots/ Sets
- Age: 1850-1899
- Composition: Solid Silver
- Pattern: Dragons
- Brand: Wo Shing