An American Federal Silver Tea Service by Fletcher and Gardiner of Philadelphia C.1815
A fine quality American Federal era tea service by the renowned firm of Fletcher and Gardiner C.1815 . The pot retains its original carved wood handle set into silver cornucopias with acanthus thumb rest, ball and oak leaf finials surrounded by grape clusters and leaves, the spout with applied acanthus leaves and eagle head. Engraved upon the round pedestal foot in period script “M Wilson”. Excellent condition.