Sterling Silver Cheese Scoop - Antique Victorian (1838)

GBP 1,195.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver cheese scoop; an addition to our silver cutlery/flatware collection

This exceptional and large antique Victorian sterling silver cheese scoop has been crafted in the Victoria pattern.

The anterior and posterior surfaces of the waisted handle and shoulders are enveloped with scrolling leaf ornamentation with paralleling thread decorated borders to the stem.

The exceptional cheese scoop has an impressive scrolling leaf decorated heel to the reverse of the bowl.

This fine and impressive Victorian silver cheese scoop is a large example of its type.

Dimensions
Length 24cm/9.4″
Width 3.9cm/1.5″

Weight
4.6 troy ounces/142g

Object History

Maker: Samuel Hayne & Dudley Cater
Date: 1838
Origin: London, England

Object Literature

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INSURANCE IN TRANSIT
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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 Victorian silver cheese scoop is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The scrolling and thread ornamentation is sharp.

Full hallmarks struck to the reverse of the stem 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 this example of Victorian silverware.

Object Details

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By appointment only.

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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

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