A Chinese export silver 5-piece matched tea set, comprising ...





A Chinese export silver 5-piece matched tea set, comprising teapot, hot water jug, 2-handled sugar bowl, cream jug and tea strainer, plain form with relief embossed chrysanthemum decoration and ivory insulators, teapot and jug maker's marks LYH? (probably Lee Yee Hing), bowl and cream jug by Wing Nam & Co, strainer maker's marks SC, teapot height 13cm, 47.5oz total (5). This item has been registered as exempt from the UK Ivory Act 2018 on account of it being made before 3rd March 1947 with less than 10% ivory by volume. Ivory declaration submission reference 8DNSDG3L.

More Information

Teapot - general surface wear to high points. Jug - a few very minor dents on base and light wear to high points. Bowl - light wear to high points. Cream jug - light wear to high points. Strainer - light wear to high points

Auction Date: 3rd Feb 2023 at 10am

Fees apply to the hammer price:

Room and Absentee Bids:
24% inc VAT*

Online and Autobids:
24% inc VAT*

*These fees include buyers premiums and internet surcharges.
Please see the auctioneers terms & conditions for more information

Other Lots in this Auction

Sale Dates:
3rd Feb 2023 10am (Lots 1000 to 1424)

Never miss a thing! Sign up for free today.

Sign up for auction alerts to keep up-to-date on forthcoming auctions, valuation days and previews. Our auctioneers select the top lots to keep your eye on in each sale!

"A fabulous auction house. Extremely professional and with a very friendly and helpful way with customers. They always have time to deal with enquiries positively and politely. Very highly recommended."

Read More