The pieces of this exceptional straight antique Victorian sterling silver flatware service have been crafted in the Old English pattern.
The anterior surface of each fork handle and the reverse surface of each spoon handle features a pip to the terminal.
Each piece is further ornamented with the contemporary bright cut engraved crest of a wolf's head erased above a mullet charged with a crescent.
This antique set consists of 122 pieces:
- Basic Service:
- 36 Table forks
- 4 Table / Serving spoons
- 23 Dessert forks
- 25 Dessert spoons
- 21 Teaspoons
- Additional pieces:
- Pair of gravy spoons
- Soup ladles
- 4 Sauce ladles
- Pair of butter knifes
- Pair of caddy spoons
- Sugar tongs
- Runcible spoons
Each piece of this antique Old English pattern cutlery set has been crafted by the collectable, renowned silversmith and flatware maker George Adams of Chawner & Co in 1881; such comprehensive services by this maker are difficult to locate.
This antique silver service can be purchased with Old English pattern knives if so desired; for further information please contact Andrew Campbell directly at [email protected].
This antique flatware service is supplied in felt cutlery rolls; which not only protect the items in storage but significantly reduce tarnishing.
* "Straight" means all the pieces are made by the same maker in the same year.
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