Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons - Vintage (1986)

GBP 3,245.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive vintage Elizabeth II English sterling silver straight Bright Cut – Irish pattern flatware service for six persons; an addition to our antique flatware sets.

The pieces of this exceptional vintage straight* sterling silver cutlery set for six persons have been crafted in the Bright Cut – Irish pattern.

The anterior surface of each handle of each piece is embellished with bright cut engraved borders, accented with a star motif to the terminal above a vacant oval cartouche; the posterior and anterior surface of each knife handle bears identical ornamentation.

The posterior surface of each spoon and fork handle is plain and unembellished, apart from the featured hallmarks.

This vintage six person cutlery set consists of 47 pieces:

Basic Service:
6 Table knives
6 Table forks
6 Soup spoons
6 Dessert knives
6 Dessert forks
6 Dessert spoons
6 Teaspoons
Additional Pieces:
Pair of serving spoons
Carving knife
Carving fork
Sharpening steel
The pieces of this silver flatware set, including the original knives and carving set, have been crafted by the renowned silversmiths Mappin & Webb Ltd in 1986.

Each knife features the original blade and bears the maker’s mark ‘M, Trustworthy, Mappin & Webb, Sheffield’.

This vintage canteen of cutlery is supplied in felt cutlery rolls; which not only protect the items in storage but significantly reduce tarnishing.

* “Straight” means all the pieces are made by the same maker in the same year.

Dimensions
Table knife 23.4cm/9.2″
Dessert knife 20.8cm/8.2″
Table fork 20.5cm/8.1″
Dessert fork 18.2cm/7.2″
Soup spoon 18cm/7.1″
Dessert spoon 19cm/7.5″
Teaspoon 13.5cm/5.3″
Serving spoon 22.1cm/8.7″
Carving knife 31.8cm/12.5″
Carving fork 26.1cm/10.3″
Sharpening sharp 31.1cm/12.2″

Weight
58.2 troy ounces/1810g (excluding original table / dessert knives and carving set)

Object History

Maker: Mappin & Webb Ltd
Date: 1986
Origin: Sheffield, England

Object Literature

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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 vintage six person cutlery set in sterling silver is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. Each piece has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition. The bright cut engraved decoration is very crisp. Full hallmarks struck to the reverse of each piece are all very clear.

Object Details

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NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
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