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SOLD - Scottish Sterling Silver Coffee Pot - Antique Victorian

An exceptional, fine and impressive, large antique Victorian Scottish sterling silver coffee pot; an addition to our silver teaware collection

SKU: W6897
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SOLD - Scottish Sterling Silver Coffee Pot - Antique Victorian
SOLD - Scottish Sterling Silver Coffee Pot - Antique Victorian

Description


This exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver coffee pot has a baluster shaped form to a plain domed circular spreading foot.


The body of this large coffee pot is embellished with chased scroll bordered floral and leaf decoration on a matte background accented with bordered trellis and scale motif diaper pattern designs.


The decoration to the body incorporates two shaped cartouches; one remaining vacant and the other ornamented with a bright cut engraved crest of a dove holding in its beak a leafed branch below the motto ‘I wait my time’.


This Victorian coffee pot retains the original hinged hallmarked domed cover which incorporates a chased leaf decorated finial.


The cover is encircled with further chased floral and foliate decoration with band of stylised leaf decoration to the lower portion.


The impressive S scroll handle is ornamented with a large, chased decorated single leaf design which is incorporated into the shaped thumbpiece and scrolling lower terminal.


The upper terminal of the handle is embellished with further impressive chased leaf decoration.


The fine and impressive swan necked spout is ornamented with floral and foliate decoration to the underside accented with scrolling leaf designs to both sides of the spout and around the lip.


The underside of this impressive coffee pot bears the contemporary engraved inscription ‘The Gift of an Affectionate Son, 1844’ in addition to the hallmarks.


Date: 1843

Condition


This antique coffee pot is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The chased decoration to this piece is very sharp and the bright cut engraved decoration is very crisp.

Full hallmarks struck to the underside and part hallmarks struck to the cover, handle and finial are all very clear.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Victorian silverware.


Dimensions


Height to top of finial 30.5cm/12"

Diameter of body 13.5cm/5.3"

Width from back of handle to tip of spout 22.5cm/8.8"


 
 
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Andrew Campbell started trading in Antique Silver in the 1970's. Initially, Andrew lived in the South of England, travelling the country, searching for items of silver to buy. Andrew sold these items at various London markets and antique fairs. Over time, and through selling at a range of venues, Andrew built up a large and diverse customer base from private buyers to national and international trade customers.
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