A fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver four piece tea and coffee service / set; part of our silver teaware collection
The pieces of this impressive
antique sterling silver tea and coffee service have a baluster shaped panelled form onto four bracket style feet.
The body of each piece is embellished with bright cut engraved scroll decorated motifs to each panel incorporating a vacant shaped cartouche to either side.
and coffee pot are fitted with domed panelled covers surmounted with impressive hallmarked gourd finials. teapot
The teapot and coffee pot spouts are embellished with scrolling acanthus leaf bright cut engraved decoration.
Each piece of this
Victorian four piece service is supported on four impressive shell and scroll decorated bracket style feet.
All the pieces have applied scroll decorated, shaped rims.
The teapot and coffee pot are fitted with S scroll handles.
cream jug and sugar bowl are fitted with similar S scroll handles, with the additional feature of a bifurcating lower scroll decorated terminal.
The pieces of this fine tea and coffee service are displayed on a tea tray for illustrative purposes only - view the complete collection of
available at AC Silver trays and salvers
The pieces of this Victorian service are a very good gauge of
silver, fine quality and in excellent, presentation condition.
The bright cut engraved decoration is very crisp.
struck to the underside of each piece are all very clear. hallmarks
Part hallmarks struck , as expected to the covers, finials and teapot and coffee pot handles are also very clear.
Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of these items.
Height to top of finial 20cm/7.8"
Length from back of handle to tip of spout 23.5cm/9.25"
Diameter of body 14.5cm/5.7"
Weight 23 troy ounces/715g
Height to top of finial 26cm/10.25"
Length from back of handle to tip of spout 12cm/4.75"
Diameter of body 14cm/5.5"
Weight 28 troy ounces/871g
Height to top of handle 16cm/6.3"
Length from back of handle to lip 12cm/4.75"
Diameter of body 9.5cm/3.75"
Weight 7 troy ounces/218g
Height to top of handles 14cm/5.5"
Width across handles 18.5cm/7.25"
Diameter of body 12.5cm/4.9"
Weight 12 troy ounces/373g
70 troy ounces/2177g
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