An Iranian silver coffee set, 20th century
An Iranian silver coffee set, 20th century. Consisting of a circular silver tray, six silver clear glass lined coffee cups with loop handles elegantly formed as swan heads, six matching silver spoons and a twin handled silver sugar bowl, all decorated in pierced openwork basket weave with floral beading, marked .900 depicting a lion holding a sword surrounded by a fillet. (8 items) Tray: 13.2 in (33.5 cm) diameter. Cups: 3.1 in (8 cm) height. Bowl: 5.7 in (14.4 cm) diameter. Weight: 1829 grams (without glass liners).
Auction Date: March 2014