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Georg Jensen Blossom Coffee and Tea Set C 1950

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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Pre 1920: Item # 1201155

Please refer to our stock # BH308 when inquiring.

Hammered sterling silver tea and coffee service in Blossom pattern. Made by Georg Jensen in Copenhagen, ca. 1950. This service comprises 1 coffeepot with cover, 1 teapot with cover, 1 sugar with cover, 1 creamer, and 1 tray.

Coffeepot: Egg-form with tapering scrolled spout and side handle in carved and tapering ivory. Teapot: Squat and bulbous with small scrolled and tapering spout and side handle in carved and tapering ivory. Sugar: Semispherical with dome bottom. Creamer: Squat and bulbous body with side handle in carved and tapering ivory and large v-spout. Tray: oval with curved sides and 2 open c-scroll handles.

All vessels rest on scrolled tripod support. All covers are domed with blossom finial. Tray handles also have blossom.

A fine service. First-rate craftsmanship. Minor age-related wear to ivory. Otherwise excellent condition. Fully hallmarked.

Dimensions: Coffeepot: H 10 ½ x W 10 x D 7 in. Teapot: H 7 ¾ x W 12 x D 9 ½ in. Sugar: H 5 ¼ x D 4 ¼ in. Creamer: H 3 x W 7 x D 4 ½ in. Tray: H 1 ¼ x W 24 x D 14 ½ in. Total weight: 165 troy ounces. BH308