Antique Silver Centrepiece Suite

GBP 5,750.00

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Object Description

A beautiful antique silver epergne set with a matching pair of tall dishes. The pierced decoration is particularly attractive with flowers, scrolls and heart shaped ornament. The epergne has five bowls which can be detached and used separately. The pair of tazzas are raised on tall decorative feet and have a shaped cast border. There is a presentation inscription on the centrepiece front and all the dishes are engraved to the centre with a monogram of entwined letters in old fashioned script.

Total weight 3,153g, 101.3 troy oz.
Epergne weight 1,876g, 60.3 troy oz, height 25cm, spread 52.5cm. Large bowl 32 x 22.2cm. Small bowl 17.4cm x 12.4cm.
Side dishes total weight 1286g, 41.3troy oz, height 15cm, bowl 31 x 23cm.
All pieces London 1902.
Maker James Deakin & Sons
Sterling silver
A versatile serving set which can be used for flowers, fruit, sweets and desserts.

Marks. Each piece is stamped with a full set of English silver hallmarks.

Inscription. “Presented to William Dawson Esq as a sincere token of respect by The Officials & Workmen of the Wollaton Collieries Company Ltd, Nottingham on his Retirement from the position of Managing Director after 30 years Connection with the Collieries. 16th June 1903”

Maker: James Deakin & Sons

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Object Condition

All pieces of the centrepiece set are in very good condition throughout.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)207 288 1939
+44 (0)7904 297419

Dealer Location

Vault 31-32
The London Silver Vaults
53-64 Chancery Lane
London WC2A 1QS

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