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Partial tea service

Object Number: 
1957.222ab
Date: 
ca. 1810 (teapot); ca. 1845 (waste bowl)
Medium: 
Silver, ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/4 x 12 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. (26 x 31.8 x 14.6 cm)
Marks: 
Mark: stamped on base of teapot: "G. EOFF" in a rectangle twice Mark: stamped on base of the waste bowl: "EOFF & PHYFE" in a rectangle twice Inscription: engraved at inside base of teapot and on the front of waste bowl: "J E B" in script
Description: 
Wrought partial silver tea service consiting of a teapot and waste bowl; wide gadrooning around the lower bodies on applied round stepped feet with egg and dart applied footrings and die-rolled acorn and floral band pedestals; concave shoulders with applied vertical egg and dart rims; engraved, "J E B" in script on the interior of the base of the teapot and the center front of the waste bowl; makers' marks on the bases.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Sheldon Leavitt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group