Sterling Silver Hare Sugar Box - Antique Victorian

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Object Description

A magnificent, fine and impressive, antique Victorian English sterling silver sugar box realistically modelled in the form of a hare; an addition to our animal related silverware collection.

This magnificent antique 19th century cast sterling silver sugar box has been realistically modelled in the form of a hare, upright on its hind legs.

This impressive sugar box has been embellished with chased decoration reproducing the features of the hare’s fur, anatomy and facial features.

This antique silver sugar box piece retains the original hallmarked cast sterling silver push fit cover/head.

The hallmarks struck to the underside and cover of this impressive 19th century sugar box in silver includes:

Maker’s mark: n (Ludwig Neresheimer, Hanau)
Importer’s mark: BM (B Muller & Son (Berthold Muller))
Import mark: Chester, England
Import date mark: Q (1899)
Additional marks: pseudo marks

Dimensions
Length 19.5cm/7.7″
Width 11cm/4.3″
Height 33cm/13″

Weight
27.9 troy ounces/869g

Maker: Ludwig Neresheimer
Date: 1899
Origin: Chester, England

Object History

Maker: Ludwig Neresheimer
Date: 1899
Origin: Chester, England

Object Literature

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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.

Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.

Object Condition

This silver hare sugar box is an exceptional quality, in exceptional condition and is an exceptional gauge of silver.

The hallmarks struck to the underside and body of the hare, in addition to the sleeve of the cover are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of 19th century silverware.

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

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