Sterling Silver, Steel and Antler Carving Set - Antique Edwardian (1903)

GBP 895.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Edwardian antler handled, sterling silver and steel carving set – boxed; an addition to our diverse dining silverware collection..

This exceptional antique Edwardian sterling silver mounted and antler handled carving set consists of a carving knife, a carving fork and a sharpening steel.

The plain steel blade of the carving knife has a sabre style, broad incurved shaped form, incorporating the maker’s mark ‘Walker & Hall, Sheffield’ to the anterior surface.

Each piece of this antique carving set is fitted with a shaped antler handle featuring an impressive hallmarked sterling silver embossed foliate decorated terminal, incorporating a vacant oval cartouche to either side.

All the components of this Edwardian boxed carving set retain the hallmarked sterling silver ferrules ornamented with a broad band of embossed foliate ornamentation.

This exceptional carving set with antler handles is fitted to the fine and impressive original, hinged mahogany wood presentation box with a velvet and satin lined interior.

The cover of the box is embellished with the original shaped brass vacant cartouche, and secures with two hinged catches.

Dimensions
Carving knife 42.4cm/16.7″
Carving fork 29.9cm/11.8″
Sharpening steel 35.6cm/14″

Weight
Not measurable as antler handles

Object History

Maker: Walker & Hall
Date: 1903
Origin: Sheffield, 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 Edwardian boxed carving set is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

There is some surface blemishes to the steel blades as to be expected with age and use.

The embossed decoration to each piece is very sharp.

The original mahogany box is in excellent presentation condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of each mount and ferrule are all very clear.

Object Details

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35b St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

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