Sterling Silver Cake / Fruit Basket - Antique George V

GBP 795.00

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Object Description

A very good antique George V English sterling silver cake / fruit basket; part of our silverware collection.

This antique George V sterling silver cake / fruit basket has a plain circular rounded form onto a circular domed pedestal foot.

The body of the basket is embellished with a thread decorated girdle.

The rim of this antique sterling silver basket is ornamented with a band of applied egg and dart decoration.

This George V basket is fitted with a hallmarked tapering swing handle, ornamented with an applied egg and tongue decorated border.

The well of this basket is plain and unembellished.

Dimensions
Diameter 20.5cm/8.1″

Height to top of handle 19.5cm/7.7″

Height to rim 9cm/3.6″

Weight
12 troy ounces/373g

Object History

Maker: Alexander Clark & Co Ltd
Date: 1925
Origin: Birmingham, England

Object Literature

WORLDWIDE POSTAGE/SHIPPING

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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

This antique basket is a very good gauge of silver, very good quality and in excellent condition.

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

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the basket and part hallmarks struck to the handle are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine sterling silver basket.

Object Details

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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