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Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Twelve Persons - Antique and Vintage

An exceptional, fine and impressive English sterling silver composite flatware service for twelve persons; an addition to our canteen of cutlery collection

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Description


The pieces of this exceptional sterling silver flatware service for twelve persons have been crafted in the Prince's Pattern*.


The anterior and posterior surfaces of each King's shape handle are enveloped with scrolling leaf ornamentation.


The heel and shoulders of each piece are embellished with further scrolling leaf decoration.


This sterling silver flatware service for 12 persons consists of 96 pieces:

Basic Service:
12 Table knives
12 Table forks
12 Soup spoons
12 Dessert knives
12 Dessert forks
12 Dessert spoons
12 Teaspoons
Additional Pieces:
8 Serving spoons
Pair of salad servers
Pair of sauce ladles

The pieces of this impressive and unusual London silver service were crafted by a variety of makers including: George William Adams of Chawner & Co (1848), John Whiting (1855), Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd (1905) and C J Vander Ltd (1942 and 1952)


The original hallmarked sterling silver knife handles have been refitted with replacement stainless steel blades.


These impressive examples of antique silverware are supplied in felt cutlery rolls; which not only protect the items in storage but significantly reduces tarnishing.


* Prince's pattern was a private pattern by C. J. Vander Ltd and reflects the ornately chased leaf designs of the classic 'royal' patterns.


View the complete flatware collection at AC Silver


Condition


This antique silver cutlery set is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition in keeping with age.

Each piece has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the reverse of each piece of flatware are very clear

The hallmarks to the knife handles are clear; some are rubbed and illegible.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of antique and vintage silverware.


Dimensions


Table knife 25.2cm/9.9"

Table fork 19.8cm/7.8"

Soup spoon 18cm/7.1"

Dessert knife 21.6cm/8.5"

Dessert fork 17.6cm/6.9"

Dessert spoon 18.3cm/7.2"

Teaspoon 13.5cm/5.3"

Serving spoon 22cm/8.7"

Salad servers 30.5cm/12"

Sauce ladle 18.4cm/7.2"


Weight


147 troy ounces/4573g (excluding the table and dessert knives)


 
 
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