Continental Sheffield Melon Form Five Piece Silverplate Tea Set with Tray. Offered for sale is this beautiful five piece melon form silverplate tea set with chased and applied scroll decoration. The set consists of coffee pot, teapot, sugar bowl, creamer and spirit kettle (no stand), together with a matching two-handled waiter tray. The coffee pot is 8 1/2 inches tall by 10 inches wide from spout to handle and weighs 2 lb 8 oz.The teapot is 6 inches tall by 12 inches wide from spout to handle and weighs 2 lb 4 oz. The kettle stands 9 1/2 inches tall by 9 1/2 inches wide and weighs 2 lb 8 oz. The round base of the kettle measures 3 1/4 inches across. The covered sugar bowl stands 5 1/4 inches tall and weighs 1 lb 4 oz. The creamer stands 4 inches tall and weighs 13 oz.
The tray is 29 inches wide across the handles by 17 1/4 inches wide and weighs 9 lbs 8 oz. The silverplate set has pumpkin shaped celluloid knobs and black wooden spacers. The pieces have an assortment of pseudo hallmarks as shown in the last photo and one mark showing a crowned "CSC" for Continental Sheffield Silver Company of New York, circa 1920. The heavy set weighs 19 lbs.
Condition: Excellent with patina of previous polishing. No damage or loss of silver. Thank you for your interest. I will gladly send more pictures if you wish. We are a small family-owned American business.
If you do not hear from me, please check your spam folders. Return must be initiated within 30 days of receipt of package. Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item "Continental Sheffield Melon Form Five Piece Silverplate Tea Set with Tray" is in sale since Sunday, November 29, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silverplate\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets".The seller is "serious_coder" and is located in Brattleboro, Vermont. This item can be shipped worldwide.