Sterling Silver Chalices - Vintage (1972)

GBP 1,695.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive pair of vintage English sterling silver chalices; an addition to our collectable range of silverware

These exceptional vintage sterling silver chalices have been modelled in the form of 17th century chalices.

Each piece has a tapering cylindrical shaped form onto a circular knopped pedestal and domed circular foot.

The surface of each chalice is embellished with an impressive engraved shield shaped coat of arms of a stag lodged, flanked with the inscription ‘Isaac Puller, Mayor’.

These vintage sterling silver chalices are further ornamented with interlacing engraved borders to the upper portions, in addition to the engraved inscriptions ‘Ye Gift of ye Earl of Salisbury Chief Steward, 1647’.

The underside of each foot’s rim bears the inscription ‘Reproduction of the Hertford Elizabethan chalice made by Garrard, No 858’*.

Each piece features the retailer’s mark ‘Garrard & Co Ltd, Crown Jewellers, 112 Regent Street, London, W’, in addition to the full British hallmarks to the underside of the foot.

* These replica chalices were crafted to commemorate the 1300th anniversary of the first ever national church assembly held in England.

Diameter of rim 7.4cm/2.9″
Diameter of foot 8cm/3.1″
Height 16cm/6.3″

Total Weight
12.2 troy ounces/379g

Object History

Maker: Garrard & Co Ltd
Date: 1972
Origin: London, England

Object Literature

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 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 impressive sterling silver chalices are an excellent gauge of silver, excellent quality and in excellent condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the underside of each foot are all very clear.

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

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)191 240 2645
+44 (0)7836 286218

Dealer Location

35b St Georges Terrace
Tyne and Wear

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

Fax: +44 (0) 191 240 2647

VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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