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Silver Epergne with Hanging Baskets

Sterling Silver Epergne - Antique George V (1911)

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George V English sterling silver epergne with hanging baskets; an addition to our ornamental silverware collection

SKU C6122

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This exceptional antique George V sterling silver centrepiece/epergne has tapering form to a circular domed spreading foot.


The main flute is embellished with impressive applied and pierced decorated organic motifs to the shaped rim.


This antique silver epergne is fitted with two scrolling sterling silver arms, each terminating with a hook.


Each of the two original hallmarked baskets has a circular rounded shaped form onto a spreading foot, and is fitted with an opposing scrolling handle.


The baskets are embellished with identical bands of ornamentation to that of the central flute.


The underside of the weighted base is fitted with a green baize lining.


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Date: 1911

This antique silver epergne is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The centrepiece has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.

The applied and pierced decoration is very sharp.

Full hallmarks to the surface of the base and rim of each basket are very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this antique silver epergne with hanging baskets.


Flute

Length across hooks 25.3cm/10"

Diameter 13.6cm/5.4"

Height 24.6cm/9.7"


Dishes

Diameter 14.9cm/5.9"

Height to top of handle 14.6cm/5.7"


9.4 troy ounces/294g (excluding weighted stand)


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International Federation of Art and Antique Dealer Associations CINOA
LAPADA THE ASSOCIATION OF ART & ANTIQUES DEALERS
National Association of Jewellery UK's trade association NAJ