Antique 1800s Superb Quality Whiting Sterling Silver 3pc Tea Set Heavy Weight

Antique 1800s Superb Quality Whiting Sterling Silver 3pc Tea Set Heavy Weight
Antique 1800s Superb Quality Whiting Sterling Silver 3pc Tea Set Heavy Weight
Antique 1800s Superb Quality Whiting Sterling Silver 3pc Tea Set Heavy Weight
Antique 1800s Superb Quality Whiting Sterling Silver 3pc Tea Set Heavy Weight
Antique 1800s Superb Quality Whiting Sterling Silver 3pc Tea Set Heavy Weight
Antique 1800s Superb Quality Whiting Sterling Silver 3pc Tea Set Heavy Weight
Antique 1800s Superb Quality Whiting Sterling Silver 3pc Tea Set Heavy Weight
Antique 1800s Superb Quality Whiting Sterling Silver 3pc Tea Set Heavy Weight
Antique 1800s Superb Quality Whiting Sterling Silver 3pc Tea Set Heavy Weight

Antique 1800s Superb Quality Whiting Sterling Silver 3pc Tea Set Heavy Weight

Presented is a superb quality Whiting sterling silver 3 piece tea set. This set dates to around the 1880s-1890s. The set is very ornate and impressive, with a bold vertical ribbed design around the sides of the bodies and paw form feet. Each piece has a finial in the form of a basket of flowers. The insulators are beautifully carved and detailed.

The spouts and the thumbpieces of the handles have a textured, foliate design. Each piece is sturdy and well made, with a nice feeling of weight in the hand. Teapot: 11 inches from spout to handle, 5 inches tall. Measured capacity of about 3 1/2 cups (28 fluid ounces/0.8 liters). Coffee pot: 6 1/2 inches tall.

Stamped capacity of 2 pints 32 fluid ounces/. Sugar: 8 1/4 inches from handle to handle, 3 7/8 inches tall. Stamped capacity of 1 pint (2 cups). This set is in great condition. The handles are all tightly mounted to the bodies.

The hinges of the lids on the two pots are in great shape and the lids close neatly. There are no splits, no leaks, no dents, no cracks, no monograms, no monogram removals, and no repairs.

Each piece is stamped with the Whiting maker's mark, sterling, and the number 515. The total weight for the set is 2123 grams or 74.9 regular ounces. Powered by SixBit's eCommerce Solution. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets".

The seller is "robertcharlessilver" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.


Antique 1800s Superb Quality Whiting Sterling Silver 3pc Tea Set Heavy Weight