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Lot 1Tuesday 07 Feb, 2017 - 10.00am
A late Victorian silver spherical three piece tea service, the whole embossed with Near Eastern figures, within scroll and floral borders and bands of birds scroll, floral and geometric ornament, with shield shape cartouche engraved with monogram "J.S", comprising - teapot, 6ins high, sugar basin and milk jug, by James Reid & Co, Glasgow 1887 (gross weight 32ozs), contained in oak two-handled fitted case and retailed by Hamilton & Inches, 88 Princes Street, Edinburgh, 14ins x 12ins deep x 7ins high