Offered for sale is a beautiful Antique, pre-owned Whiting, sterling silver, " Bachelor tea set" with lower half fluting. The pattern/model number is 4789.The Tea Pot measures 7 1/4 inches from the top of the finial to the bottom. The width from the pouring spout to the handle is 6 3/4 inches.
The Sugar bowl measures 5-5/8 inches from handle tip to handle tip. The Creamer measures 4 inches from the pouring spout to the back of the handle tip. It measures 2-3/4 inches high and 1-15/16 inches widest width.
Combined weight of all the pieces in the set is 13.25 troy ounces. The Bottom of the Tea Pot has the Whiting Marking, Sterling, the pattern number 4789 and 3/4 of Pint marking. The Creamer also has the same markings except for the liquid mark of 1/4 pint, The Sugar bowl is is marked with the Whiting symbol of a lion with a W in a shield and numbered 4789.
The set is in very good pre-owned condition showing normal wear commensurate with age and use. The set has its original wood finial at the top of the tea pot and original ebonized wood handle.
The dark spots on the pieces are reflections off the dark blue camera. (see pictures for close ups). We have a number of early unusual pattern Pie Servers, Serving Spoons, Butter knives, fruit knives and Cheese knives for sale in our store please take a look.
They make wonderful and unusual gifts! Thirty day unconditional return privilege.The item "Whiting Three (3) Piece Sterling Silver Batchlor Tea Set Circa 1890's" is in sale since Thursday, November 22, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets".
The seller is "allstan" and is located in Enfield, Connecticut. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, Japan, Ireland, New Zealand.