VINTAGE 3-PIECE SANBORN MEXICO STERLING SILVER COFFEE / TEA SET, 1213 grams
This listing is for a lovely mid-Century Sanborn Mexico 3-piece Sterling Silver coffee/tea set with the coffee pot, creamer and covered sugar in classic "melon" shape. (1) Coffee Pot - Measures 8 1/2" high, 9 1/4" wide (at handle) and 4 3/4 deep. Pot is in excellent condition. (2) Sugar bowl - Measures 4 1/2" high, 5 3/4" wide (at handles) with the base being 2 1/2 in diameter. Marked with"Sanborn, Sterling" and "Made in Mexico". Sugar bowl has very small crease/ding in middle of body (see photos). (3) Creamer - Measures 3 1/2" high (at spout), 4 3/4" wide (at widest) with the base being 2 1/2 in diameter. Creamer is guaranteed to be Sterling Silver and is in excellent condition. This is a very heavy set with a total weight of 1213 grams. The set is in overall excellent condition reflecting only minimal signs of normal wear. Established in 1931 by two American brothers, the Sanborn Dept. Store remains a successful business today in Mexico City. Fred Davis took over management in 1933 and helped Frank Sanborn expand business in both high quality jewelry and other silver wares to showcase Mexico's artisans. Have been in the antiques business for over 30 years. We describe each item as carefully and fully as we can and always welcome any questions you might have. It is our policy that. All sales are considered to be final unless merchandise received is not as represented.
The item "VINTAGE 3-PIECE SANBORN MEXICO STERLING SILVER COFFEE / TEA SET, 1213 grams" is in sale since Friday, February 24, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.
925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Composition: Sterling Silver
- Maker: Sanborn
- Age: 1900-1940
- Type: Coffee/Tea Set