FRENCH VERMEIL (SILVER-GILT) FIFTEEN-PIECE TEA SERVING SET, ANTOINE-ADRIEN VAUTRIN, PARIS, 1824-64.Est. $500-$700
Sold: $540 ($450)
Comprising a tea strainer, sugar shell, pair of sugar tongs and twelve spoons; each handle cast with a scallop shell and medallion within a floral panel, each with Minerva head guarantee mark and makers mark; housed in a mahogany parquetry fitted case. 10 oz. Case 11 x 7 ¾ inches.