Estate Victorian Forbes Silver Cream & Sugar Set

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  • Item Category: Metals
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Sep 27, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
You are bidding on a beautiful Victorian silver cream and sugar set from an estate auction in Michigan. It is marked Forbes Silver Co. Quadruple 135 on the bottom with the Forbes Eagles head in profile hallmark. The design is lovely with tiny scrolling plumes decorating the feet, handles and edge. The creamer pitcher has a covered spout similar to syrup pitchers of the same time period. The cream pitcher is 4 ¼ inches tall while the open sugar bowl is 3 3/8th inches. The sugar bowl may have once had a lid however it is no longer with the piece. They are in good condition showing wear to the silver visible on inspection. See photos. They are free of monogram. This lot has been hand polished so t are no more "surprises" under the tarnish. {Be wary of tarnished silver, plate wear and damage can hide under tarnish} This lot is in as stated condition but if not satisfied with purchase due to description a refund of the bid can be made following a return of the item within a 10-day period. High bidder to pay Priority P & H in the continental U.S., Hawaii and Alaska. We will ship USPS flat rate box when a shipping savings is possible and size specifications are met. Foreign bidders will pay USPS International First Class or Priority mail. This is non negotiable. Postal insurance, if desired, will be charged at cost and will be based on items final value. Money orders are preferred however personal checks drawn on US banks are acceptable with a 7 to 10-day shipping hold for payments to clear. I must have payment from international bidders in US funds. Payments can also be made on line with Paypal Contact must be made within 3 days of auction close and payment received in 10 days unless other arrangements have been made. All my items are described accurately, to the best of my ability and are in my opinion. Be well informed, if you have any questions please ask before bidding and email with any questions concerning silver pattern identification. Thanks for looking and happy bidding. Please see my about Me page for a grading scale I use when listing flatware and more information about shipping and returns. Bid with confidence and be sure to check out my other listings for more great items not listed in this category.