GEORGE V SILVER BAYONET CASTER BY ...

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JUIL73

This is a very good quality solid silver caster made by the renowned Richard Comyns and dated London 1929. The cylindrical body with a bayonet fitted pierced cover surmounted by a fluted finial. Raised on spread pedestal foot with conforming decorations.

Hallmarks:

RC for Richard Comyns.
London Assay mark.
Date letter "o" for 1929.
Lion passant.

Dimensions:

Height: 18 cm - 7 inches.
Base diameter: 7cm / 2.6 inches.
Weight: 213 g / 7 1/2 oz.

Condition:

Excellent condition, no dings or dents.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£250
| $333 USD | €283 EUR

GEORGIAN SILVER WIREWORK SUGAR BASKET BY THOMAS ...

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FEV85

This is a rare and fabulous George III silver sugar or sweetmeat basket dated London 1769.
Of generous proportion, the wire-work body applied with birds of paradise amongst fruiting branches.
The sides with an articulated rope-twist handle, embellished by a floral garland.
The rim with gadroon border.
Raised on a circular pedestal foot with conforming gadroon border.

Hallmarks:

Maker's marks "T. " partially erased, most probably Thomas Pitt, who was active in the 1760's and specialised in pierced works and baskets.
Lion Passant.
London Assay Mark.
Date letter "O" for 1769

Condition:

Wirework in very good condition.
Some very minor losses to the applied decorations , barely noticeable, metioned for accuracy.
Foot and handle in excellent condition.
Glass in perfect condition.

Dimensions:

Height up to handle: 16cm / 6.2 inches.
Diameter: 11cm / 4.2 inches.
Width: 9cm / 3 inches.

Postage UK: 11 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 15 International Signed For.

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GEORGIAN IRISH SILVER CREAM JUG BY WILLIAM ...

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SEPT21

This impressive Irish silver cream jug was made by William Law and is dated Dublin 1786. Of oval bellied form, with shaped gadroon borders, it is finely bright-engraved with shell and foliate patterns within prick-dot borders. The front with a vacant oval reserve. Raised on four ball feet

Reeded handle.

Hallmarks:

LAW for William Law
Dublin Assay mark ( Harp Crowned)
Lion Passant.
Date letter "o" for 1786.
Duty Mark.

Dimensions and Weight:

Height up to handle: 10 cm / 4 inches.
Length from spout to handle: 13cm / 5.2 inches.
Weight: 210 g / 7.4 oz.

Condition:

Very good.


Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.

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GEORGIAN SILVER SUGAR BASIN BY ALICE & ...

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JUNE58

This handsome solid silver sugar bowl is dated London 1818 and was made by the sought-after silversmith Alice & George Burrows. Of oval bellied form, it has an apron base raised on four ball feet. The rim with foliate border. The flat bifurcated handles with foliate decorations. Pale gilt interior. It has a good gauge of silver, a testimony to its quality.

Hallmarks:

AB over GB for Alice and George Burrows
Lion Passant.
London Assay Mark
Date letter "C" for 1818.
Duty Mark.

Measurements

Height up to handle: 11.5 cm / 4.4 inches.
Length from handle to handle: 20cm / 8 inches.
Width: 10 cm / 4 inches.
Weight: 306 g / 10 3/4 oz.

Condition:

In very good condition.
The basin sits firmly on its feet.
Date letter faint but readable with eyeglass.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.

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GEORGIAN NEWCASTLE SILVER CREAM JUG BY THOMAS ...

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OCT59

This fabulous George III silver cream jug was made by Thomas Watson, reputed Newcastle silversmith. Of oval bellied form, with a lobed middle section and raised girdles, it is finely bright-engraved with prick-dot motifs

Reeded border and reeded angular handle.

Both sides with a laurel leaf roundel , one side initialled, the other vacant.

Gilt interior.


Hallmarks:

TW for Thomas Watson.
Newcastle Assay mark.
Further London Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
No date letter.
Duty Mark.

Dimensions and Weight:

Height up to handle: 10 cm / 4 inches.
Length from spout to handle: 14cm / 5.4 inches.
Weight: 114 g / 4 oz.

Condition:

Very good.
Maker's marks partially worn but identifiable.
Base a little uneven, commensurate with age but very stable.


Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.

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ARTS & CRAFT SILVER SUGAR BOWL BY ...

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JANV70

This fabulous spot-hammered Arts & Craft silver sugar bowl was made by the Arts & Craft maker George Lawrence Connell* and is dated Birmingham 1930. The hammered circular bowl with an everted rim and raised on four distinctive pad legs.

*G.L. Connell is credited with introducing "modern, artistic silverware" to the firm's wares from the late 1890s. His wife Christine was a silversmith, whose work bearing the GLC maker's mark was sold by the firm, and who may well have had a hand in the design of this dish.

Hallmarks:

GLC for George Lawrence Connell
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "F" for 1930.

The underside engraved:
"Connell, 83 Cheapside" The London's retailers' address

Condition

Very good.
No dings. No dents. No inscriptions.
Good set of marks.

Dimensions and Weight:

Diameter:: 10cm / 4 inches.
Height: 6cm / 2.3 inches.
Weight: 146g / 5.1oz

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 10 International Signed For.

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LARGE GEORGE V SILVER SUGAR BASKET BY ...

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OCTO67

This fabulous sterling silver sugar or sweetmeat basket was made by the reputed Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Company and is dated London 1913.
Of generous proportion, the silver body elaborately pierced with scrolls and classical motifs.
The sides with an articulated rope-twist handle, embellished by pierced decorations.
The rim with ovolo border.
Raised on four bracket feet.
Fitted with a blue glass liner.

Hallmarks:

G&SCo Ltd for the Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company.
Lion Passant.
London Assay mark.
Date letters "s" for 1913.

Condition:

Very good condition.
No losses to the pierced decorations.
Foot and handle in excellent condition.
Glass in perfect condition.

Dimensions:

Height up to handle: 15cm / 6 inches.
Diameter: 11cm / 4.2 inches.

Postage UK: 10 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 15 International Signed For.
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ARTS & CRAFT SILVER CREAM JUG BY ...

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JUIL70

This very distinctive Arts & Craft, spot hammered, silver cream jug was made by the celebrated Arts & Craft silversmith A.E.Jones and is dated Birmingham 1925. The tapered , spot hammered body with unusual frieze at the base and rim. It has a very good gauge and feels satisfyingly heavy when picked up.

Hallmarks:

A.E.J. for A E Jones.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "z" for 1924.

Retailer's marks "Z Barraclough & Sons, Leeds" impressed at the base.

Condition:

Excellent.
No dings. No dents. No inscriptions.
Clear hallmarks.

Dimensions and Weight:

Height: 7 cm / 3 inches.
Length handle to spout:: 13cm / 5.2 inches.
Weight: 138 g / 4.8 oz.
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