Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Twelve Persons - Art Deco Style

GBP 6,950.00

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Object Description

The pieces of this exceptional vintage Elizabeth silver canteen flatware service for 12 persons have been crafted in the Strathmore pattern.

The handle of each piece has a ridged stem with a stepped squared top, all in the Art Deco style; this pattern is a design produced by Cooper Brothers & Sons Ltd.

This vintage silver canteen consists of 114 pieces:

Basic Service:
12 Table knives
12 Table forks
12 Soup Spoons
12 Dessert knives
12 Dessert forks
12 Dessert spoons
12 Fish knives
12 Fish forks
12 Teaspoons
Additional Service:
6 serving spoons
This impressive service benefits from a fine and impressive solid silver fish service.

The fundamental pieces of this service have been crafted by the Sheffield silversmith and flatware maker Cooper Brothers & Sons Ltd between 1948 – 1953.

The blades to the knives bear the maker’s mark ‘Cooper Bros & Sons, Stainless Steel, Sheffield England’ and the handles bear the registration number ‘RD 820564’, in addition to the full hallmarks.

These impressive examples of vintage silverware are supplied in felt cutlery rolls; which not only protect the items in storage but significantly reduces tarnishing.

Dimensions

Table knife 24.1cm/9.5″

Table fork 20cm/7.9″

Soup Spoon 19.4cm/7.6″

Dessert knife 22cm/8.7″

Dessert fork 17.3cm/6.8″

Dessert spoon 17.5cm/6.9″

Fish knife 19.3cm/7.6″

Fish fork 17cm/6.7″

Teaspoon 12.5cm/4.9″

Serving spoon 20.4cm/8″

Weight

151.5 troy ounces/4713g (excluding the table and dessert knives)

Object History

Maker: Cooper Brothers & Sons Ltd
Date: 1948 – 1953
Origin: Sheffield, 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.

Object Condition

This vintage silver canteen set is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

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

Full hallmarks struck to the reverse surface of each handle are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of vintage silverware.

Object Details

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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Thursday
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Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
Closed

Dealer Contact

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+44 (0)191 240 2645
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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