Antique Bailey & Kitchen Silver Tea Set Circa 1840
This is an exceptional silver tea service by Bailey & Kitchen of Philadelphia, circa 1840. This firm operated from 1833 to 1846 when it became Bailey & Co. In 1878 it became known as Bailey, Banks & Biddle. Tea pot measures 9 3/4 x 11 x 6 1/2 inches. Creamer measures 9 x 7 x 5 1/2 inches and covered sugar or waste bowl measures 7 5/8 x 6 x 4 inches. Total weight of the set is 5.85 lbs., 93.6 ounces or 85.3 troy ounces. Overall condition is excellent. However, there are a few dimples noticeable on the sides of the pot and covered bowl. Thanks for visiting. Please let us know if you have any questions or comments.
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