York Antique William IV Sterling Silver Toast Rack - 1836

GBP 775.00

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Object Description

A York antique William IV sterling silver six sectioned toast rack which is rectangular shape in design with a plain body, rounded divisions to house the toast, a central handle for carrying purposes and resting on four shell feet. This silver toast rack would make a useful addition to a collection and would be perfect to use on the breakfast table. There is a small crest at the base, which is part of the history of this silver toast rack. It weighs 7.3 troy ounces (227 grams).

James Barber and William North were York silversmiths and were only registered with the York assay office. As often with York silver, the town mark is that of the crowned leopard’s head. (The actual York town mark is very rare). The crowned leopard’s head was not in use in London at this date.

Height: 10.30 cms (4.1″)
Length: 16.30 cms (6.4″)
Width: 10.50 cms (4.1″)

Complimentary postage with insurance is included within the price of this silver toast rack.

Object History

Hallmarked in York in 1836 by James Barber & William North.

Object Condition

Excellent.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

We are open weekly as follows:

Monday
10:30 - 16:30
Tuesday
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Wednesday
10:30 - 16:30
Thursday
10:30 - 16:30
Friday
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Saturday
9:30 - 13:00
Sunday
Closed

Dealer Contact

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+44 (0)207 242 0225
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Dealer Location

Vault 52, The London Silver Vaults
53-64 Chancery Lane
London
WC2A 1QS
UK

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