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Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver and ivory handled presentation trowel - boxed; an addition to our diverse presentation silverware collection

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Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Trowel
Sterling Silver and Ivory Handled Presentation Trowel - Antique Victorian (1866)

Description


This exceptional antique Victorian ivory handled, sterling silver trowel has a rounded triangle shaped blade.


The anterior face of the blade is embellished with fine and impressive flat engraved Greek key fret band accented with a stylised leaf motif to the tip.


The ornamentation to the blade incorporates the contemporary bright cut engraved presentation inscription:


'Presented to Alrfr Scott Esqrr by the Members of the Local Board on the occasion of his Laying the Foundation Stone of their new offices, Morley, 8 Novr 1866'.


The lower portion of the trowel incorporates flat engraved scrolling designs emanating from a central, angular leaf motif.


The reverse of the blade is plain and ornamented with a simple palmette style design, in addition to a single paralleling border.


This antique silver trowel retains the original fine and impressive carved ivory handle ornamented with crossed and wrapped leaf decoration.


The original, cylindrical ferrule is encircled with further Greek key fret band ornamentation, to an exceptional shaped chased decorated scroll and stylised palmette leaf style bolster.


This impressive Victorian trowel is fitted to the original hinged leatherette presentation box with satin and velvet lined interior, securing with a push fit catch.


Date: 1866

Condition


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

The original box is in excellent presentation condition.

The flat engraved ornamentation and bright cut engraved inscription are very crisp.

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


Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this piece of Victorian silverware.


Dimensions


Length 33.7cm/13.3"

Length of ivory handle 12.5cm/4.9"

Length of blade 17.9cm/7"

Width of blade 9.7cm/3.8"

Height 4.6cm/1.8"


View our full range of ivory handled silverware at AC Silver

 
 
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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.
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