Whiting Sterling Tea Set c1880 FAIRMAN FAMILY
WHITING STERLING TEA SET c1880 FAIRMAN FAMILY BY DESCENT This is a historically important, c1880 Fairman family completely hand decorated, sterling silver presentation tea service. (1824 - 1884) Editor of the first daily newspaper in Elmira, New York, Post Master and Education advocate, to his nephew Charles F. This was commissioned by Mr. Fairman in the late 1870s from the Whiting of New York. Making the design and decoration unique. Features satin chased engraved streaming ivy medallion and raised ivy panel spout. Period engraved and dated presentations. This c1880 Whiting presentation teapot is 9 inches handle to spout. And set weighs 37 standard ounces.
Teapot interior clean as if little used. Retains original hand carved detail. The item "Whiting Sterling Tea Set c1880 FAIRMAN FAMILY" is in sale since Thursday, February 25, 2021. 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.
- Style: Ivy Leaf and Vine
- Age: 1850-1899
- Pattern: Ivy
- Composition: Sterling Silver (.925)
- Brand: Whiting Manufacturing Company