This is a handsome 3 Piece Dutch Silver Black Coffee Service, featuring allover repousse' Décor...all pieces are marked with the Standard for .833 Silver produced in Holland during the late 19th Century (see photo).
This is a petite set with the Pot being approx. 7.5" tall x 4" diameter; the creamer is 5" wide x 3" tall; the sugar is approx. 2.5" tall x 3" diameter. All pieces are in excellent condition!!
The very detailed repousse' work on the Coffee Pot features panels with "Tenieres" Tavern Scenes of people drinking and smoking, surrounded by rich scroll and bird motifs, with a standing "Putti" figure on the lid, and the bust of a woman forming the spout. The handle is turned ebony. (There are not enough photo spaces available to show all of the fabulous details on each piece!)
The Coffee Pot and open small Sugar Bowl rest upon delicate Paw Feet with figural "Masks" as knees. The creamer has a circular foot.
The total weight of the set is approx. 18 troy oz.
A wonderful and quite ornate set for your "Morning Coffee" or your collection of unique silver !!
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