Lot 395
A Seven Piece Gorham Martelé Silver Tea & Coffee Service
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Including a spirit kettle on stand (13.5 in.), coffee pot (11 in.), teapot, sugar bowl with cover, parcel gilt creamer, open waste bowl and double-handled waiter (32 x 20.75 in.). Each hollowware piece with manufacturer code U / Z E, the tray with manufacturer code L C, with delicate hand-chased design of morning glories against a hand-hammered surface, the rims and lids with undulating edges, raised on domed conforming foot, each with period monogram "LKE."

414.05 total troy oz.

From the Estate of the late Mr. & Mrs. Walter R. Davis, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Burner on spirit kettle may be a replacement; slight looseness to handle of coffee pot; very minor pin point dents to base of teapot; expected staining to original insulators; some minor scratching to well of tray; cover of teapot and coffee pot with dents from hitting handles when opened.

$15,000 - 25,000