Clemens Friedell
Coffee Set

Clemens Friedell (American, 1872-1963)
Coffee Set c. 1915
sterling silver
12.75 x 9.88 x 4.88″ (coffee pot)
Kamm Collection 2014.89.3
Photo: courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

Clemens Friedell was trained in silversmithing in Vienna. In 1911 he opened his own shop in Pasadena, California. There, he had steady clientele and continued working throughout his life. Friedell is known for his presentation silver and large dining services.