This is a wonderful antique silver plated Victorian Samovar, bearing the makers mark FET for Frederick Ellis Timm & Co of Sheffield, England, circa 1860 in date.
It has beautiful embossed floral decoration on the baluster form body with a detachable cover.
It has a pair of fluted scroll handles and a lion mask tap and is raised on an elegant dome base.
This samovar is of fabulous quality and will add an Imperial look to your surroundings.
There is no mistaking its unique quality and design, which is sure to make it a treasured piece by any discerning collector.
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 55 x Width 31 x Depth 31
Dimensions in inches:
Height 21.7 x Width 12.2 x Depth 12.2
FREDERICK ELLIS TIMM & CO
11 Hawley Croft (1850-1863), 10 Regent St. (1864-1886), 9 Eyre Lane (1887-1896), Surrey Lane (1897-1910), 137-139 Arundel St (1910-1918).
Originally he traded solely out of Belfield St. (c 1858-1860) specialising in handles and cups
Our reference: 09628a