An exceptional and impressive antique Edwardian Irish sterling silver matching cream jug and sugar bowl; an addition to our antique teaware collection
This fine antique
Edwardian Irish sterling silver and matching sugar bowl have a circular rounded form. cream jug
The surface of each piece is embellished with impressive chased floral, foliage and scroll decoration incorporating a bordered shaped vacant cartouche to either side.
Both pieces are ornamented with fine and impressive applied floral and scroll decorated borders.
The cream jug and
are fitted with opposing scroll handles ornamented with scrolling leaf decoration incorporating an impressive figurehead to the upper portion and scrolling lower terminal. sugar bowl
The circular shaped spreading foot of each piece is embellished with chased floral and scroll decoration.
Both pieces of this
antique set are a very good gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.
The applied and chased decoration is very sharp.
struck to the underside of each piece are all very clear. hallmarks
Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these examples of Irish silverware.
Length from back of handle to lip 14.1cm/5.5"
Diameter of body 8.4cm/3.5"
Length across handles 21cm/8.1"
Diameter of body 13.2cm/5.2"
24 troy ounces/742g
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