enquiries@acsilver.co.uk +44 (0) 191 240 2645
Trade Associations
 FREE DELIVERY  NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL  FULLY INSURED

Set of Twelve Sterling Silver Card / Menu Holders - Vintage (1974)

An exceptional, fine and impressive set of twelve vintage Elizabeth II English sterling silver figural menu / card holders; an addition to our dining silverware collection

SKU: A7790
SORRY ITEM SOLD

Send me similar items
Set of Twelve Sterling Silver Card / Menu Holders - Vintage (1974)
Set of Twelve Sterling Silver Card / Menu Holders - Vintage (1974)

Description


These exceptional vintage Elizabeth II cast sterling silver menu holders have individual figural forms.


The holders are individually embellished with cast ornamentation reproducing the details of the characters in their professions: these roles include a chimney sweep, a formally attired tailor, a lady selling flowers and multiple sales people.


One figure is carrying a sandwich-board which bears the engraved advertisement details 'Drury Lane - Vesta Tilley, Harry Champion' to one side and 'Drury Lane - Dan Leno, Marie Lloyd' to the other.


Each model surmounts an impressive irregular shaped base accented with an individually numbered mile marker 1-12.


Learn more about the history of menu holders


Date: 1974

Condition


These vintage silver menu card holders are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of each base are all very clear.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these pieces of vintage silverware.


Dimensions


Mile Marker 3

Length 4cm/1.6"

Width 3cm/1.2"

Height 9.6cm/3.8"


Mile Marker 9

Length 3cm/1.2"

Width 2.5cm/1"

Height 5cm/2"


Mile Marker 10

Length 3cm/1.2"

Width 2.9cm/1.1"

Height 3.5cm/1.4"


Total Weight


16.3 troy ounces/506g


 
 
May we also suggest…
Set of Twelve Sterling Silver Card / Menu Holders - Vintage (1974) is currently not available, but we thought you might be interested in these related items:
Andrew Campbell started trading in antiques during the 1970s. 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.
Read More

Chinese Flag  Italian Flag  Spanish Flag  French Flag  German Flag  Russian Flag  Japanese Flag  United Arab Emirates
 
Register & Login
Delivery & Returns
Privacy & Security
Cookie Declaration
Frequently Asked Questions
Help & Information
Blog
 

35b St Georges Terrace,
Jesmond,
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE,
NE2 2SU,
United Kingdom
T: +44 (0) 191 240 2645
E: enquiries@acsilver.co.uk
VAT: GB 500 0310 42

Directions
Web site currency conversion