WHITING STERLING TEA SET (2) c1890 JAPANESE MANNER We are extremely pleased to offer this rare late 19th century Whiting Co. Hand decorated sterling silver lily form cream jug and sugar basket.
In the highly sought after Japanese taste. Founded in 1866, moved in New York City in 1875 after a fire destroyed their works. He was very likely the creator of this endearing Japanese design. Japanese silver design and craftsmanship compares favorable with Tiffany & Gorham. But for the name, Whiting sells for thousands less.
Elaborate flowing ribbon monogram as shown. This late 19th century Whiting hand decorated. Cream jug is 4 1/2 inches the matching sugar basket 4 1/4 across. And together weigh just under 7 standard ounces.Interiors clean as if little used. Sterling Tea Set c1890 JAPANESE MANNER" is in sale since Thursday, April 9, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.