Sterling Silver and Coloured Glass Salad Servers - Antique Victorian

GBP 1,395.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive pair of antique Victorian coloured glass handled, English sterling silver salad servers; an addition to our silver flatware collection.

These exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver salad servers have an oval rounded bowl onto an elongated stem.

The anterior and reverse surface of each piece is plain and unembellished; the heel of each piece is embellished with a circular rivot.

The bowl of the serving fork incorporates five shaped tines.

These exceptional examples of silver flatware are fitted with impressive green coloured cut glass handles with a hobnail style ornamentation to the bulbous handpiece.

The hallmarked sterling silver ferrule of each server is encircled with bands of tooled decoration.

Dimensions
Fork

Length 29.8cm/11.7″

Length of glass handpiece 8.4cm/3.3″

Length of bowl 8.2cm/3.2″

Width of bowl 5.5cm/2.2″

Spoon

Length 29.7cm/11.7″

Length of glass handpiece 8.4cm/3.3″

Length of bowl 7.7cm/3″

Width of bowl 5.7cm/2.2″

Weight
An accurate weight cannot be provided as these sterling silver salad servers have glass handles.

Object History

Maker: Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co (Gibson & Lawrence)
Date: 1899
Origin: London, England

Object Literature

WORLDWIDE POSTAGE/SHIPPING

FREE OF CHARGE to all customers – including national and international deliveries.

Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received.

INSURANCE IN TRANSIT

Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.

All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.

Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.

Object Condition

These antique glass handled salad servers are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

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

The glass handles are in perfect condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the ferrule of both servers are all very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these pieces of Victorian silverware.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

We are open weekly as follows:

Monday
10 - 5
Tuesday
10 - 5
Wednesday
10 - 5
Thursday
10 - 5
Friday
10 - 5
Saturday
10 - 5
Sunday
Closed

Dealer Contact

Telephone
+44 (0)191 240 2645
Mobile
+44 (0)7836 286218
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Email

Dealer Location

35b St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

Fax: +44 (0) 191 240 2647

VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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