RARE GEORGIAN NEWCASTLE SILVER CREAM JUG BY ...

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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.


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Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.

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£345
| $459 USD | €391 EUR

FABULOUS GEORGE V SILVER BAYONET CASTER ...

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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.

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Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£295
| $393 USD | €334 EUR

GEORGIAN BRIGHT-ENGRAVED SILVER CREAM JUG BY UQHART ...

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JUIL84

This exquisite George III silver cream jug was made by Duncan Urquhart & Naphtali Hart and is dated London 1789. Of oval bellied form, with a reeded border, it is finely bright-engraved with foliate patterns within prick-dot borders. The front with a vacant oval reserve. Raised on four ball feet.

Hallmarks:

DU over NH for Duncan Urquhart & Naphtali Hart.
London Assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "o" for 1789.
Duty Mark.

Dimensions and Weight:

Height up to handle: 9 cm / 3.4 inches.
Length from spout to handle: 13cm / 5 inches.
Width at widest: 6.5cm / 2.6 inches.
Weight: 143 g / 5.1 oz.

Condition:
Very good.
Minor surface scratching commensurate with age.

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Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£265
| $353 USD | €300 EUR

EXCEPTIONAL GEORGIAN SILVER WIREWORK SUGAR BASKET BY ...

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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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FABULOUS GEORGIAN IRISH SILVER CREAM JUG BY ...

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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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RARE GEORGIAN SILVER CREAM JUG, LATER EMBOSSED ...

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JUIN60

This is a unique and wonderful Georgian silver cream jug dated London 1802 and embossed and inscribed with a presentation inscription in 1847. Of traditional oval bellied form, with reeded borders and bright-engraved decorations, it is exquisitely embossed with pastoral scenes. The front with an inscription presented by Lord Poltimore to a certain John Baker, reading:

"Presented by Lord Poltimore to John Baker for merit in the cultivation of the turnip crop upon lands at Northmolton.
1847"

Reeded border and flat angular handle.

Gilt interior.


Hallmarks:

GF
London Assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "F" for 1802.
Duty Mark.

Dimensions and Weight:

Height up to handle: 10 cm / 4 inches.
Length from spout to handle: 11cm / 4.3 inches.
Weight: 103 g / 3.8 oz.

Condition:

Very good.


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Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.

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STUNNING 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.

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Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.

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STUNNING SCOTTISH SILVER MILK JUG BY GEORGE ...

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JUIL96

This Edwardian Scottish silver milk jug is dated Glasgow 1905. It was made by the renowned Scottish silversmiths and retailers George Edward and Sons of Buchanan Street, Glasgow. It is quite large, hence described as a milk rather than a cream jug. The capacity is 3/4 of a pint. The plain baluster body has a stylish reeded handle with stylised flower finial. One side engraved with a family crest. It has a very good silver gauge, weighing 8 ounces and bears Edwards retailers marks at the base.

Hallmarks:

DE over GE for George Edward & Sons
Glasgow Assay Mark.
Lion rampant.
Date letter "j" for 1905.

Dimensions and weight:

Height: 11.5cm /4.4 inches.
Diameter at widest: 11cm/ 4 inches.
Weight: 225g / 8 oz

Condition:

Excellent.
No dings or dents.


Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 12 International Signed For.

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ELEGANT GEORGIAN IRISH SILVER CREAM JUG BY ...

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FEB78

This classical Irish silver cream jug was made by George West and is dated Dublin 1796. Of traditional helmet form, with reeded borders, it iid plain and elegant. The front engraved with a crested medallion. Raised on a hollow pedestal foot. It has a very heavy gauge, a testimony to its fine quality.

Reeded loop handle.

Rich gilt interior.

Hallmarks:

GW for George West.
Dublin Assay mark ( Harp Crowned)
Lion Passant.
Date letter "o" for 1786.
Duty Mark.

Dimensions and Weight:

Height up to handle: 16 cm / 6.2 inches.
Length from spout to handle: 12cm / 4.4 inches.
Weight: 191 g / 6.7 oz.

Condition:

Excellent.

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

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LARGE ART DECO SILVER CASTER BY LEE ...

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FEV64

This is a very impressive silver sugar caster, measuring over 9 inches high. Dated Sheffield 1921 and made by the Lee & Wigful. Of conventional octagonal panelled form, it has an octagonal pedestal base and a pierced pull-off domed cover surmounted by a silver finial.

Hallmarks:

HW (Henry Wigful) for Lee & Wigful.
Sheffield Assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "d" for 1921.

Dimensions:

Height: 23 cm - 9.3 inches
Diameter: 10cm / 4 inches.
Weight: 276g / 8.8 oz.

Condition:

Excellent.
No dings or dents to the body.
No loss to the pierced scrolls on cover.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.

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UNUSUAL ARTS & CRAFT SILVER SUGAR BOWL ...

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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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ART DECO SILVER SUGAR CASTER BY ...

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OCT89

This is a fabulous silver sugar caster made in Birmingham 1929.

Of panelled form, it has a pierced pull-off domed cover surmounted by a silver finial.

It has a very good gauge, a testimony of its quality and feels satisfyingly heavy.


Hallmarks:

Docker & Burn Ltd
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "E" for 1929.


Dimensions:

Height: 13 cm - 5 inches
Width: 6cm / 2.4 inches.
Weight: 152g / 5.3 oz.


Condition:

Excellent.
No dings or dents to the body.
No loss to the pierced slats on cover.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.

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