Item #ST-0001
American Sterling Silver Tea Coffee Service Gelston & Treadwell Rare Circa 1840 New York City

This is a wonderful rare American Silver Tea and Coffee Service by Gelston and Treadwell. It is from New York City from around the 1840s. Displayed on a huge silver plate on copper tray of German origin circa 1890 with a small impressed mark. It has button feet with a pierced gallery, chased in floral pattern, en suite. The silver set is in wonderful condition with very little wear.The bottom of each piece has the Gelston & Treadwell mark, New York. The joints are covered in ivory.

The set includes:

1.Very large pot with spivet base measures 18"tall x 10.5 wide.

2. Large pot measures 11.5" x 10.5"

3. Medium pot measures 8.5" x 10"

4. Sugar with lid measures 7.5" x 7"

5. Creamer measures 6 x 6

6. Waste bowl measures 3.5 x 6"

7. Huge German tray measures 30" x 19.5" handle to handle