Sold Price: Russian .875 Silver Traveling Tea Service, St. Petersburg, c. 1908, maker's mark Cyrillic VK, possibly for Vasily Kangin, all engraved - January 6, 0114 10:00 AM EST
Russian .875 Silver Traveling Tea Service, St. Petersburg, c. 1908, maker's mark Cyrillic VK, possibly for Vasily Kangin, all engraved with a crown and monogram, bearing first kokoshnik mark: a tray, tea kettle, two-piece stand, spirit burner, teapot, creamer, sugar, tea caddy, spirit canister, and seasoning container with two compartments, all interiors with gold wash; bearing second kokoshnik mark: straining spoon with gold-washed bowl; all in a fitted leather case with canvas cover…
Specialist Silver Auctions & Valuations at Toovey’s in West Sussex
Toovey’s hold monthly specialist auctions of Silver and Plate. Every sale includes a wide range of pieces of varying dates and by many different makers. The market is particularly looking for fine quality items or pieces that appeal to collectors, such as Scottish and provincial silver, novelty items, snuffboxes and castle-top card cases. We have, though, built up a good following for more domestic silver too, such as christening tankards, salvers, tea services and cutlery.