MAGNIFICENT GEORGIAN STERLING SILVER 3 PIECE TEA SET LONDON 1828 1518g
Magnificent George IV three piece tea set in heavy gauge sterling silver. Comprising teapot, sugar bowl and milk jug. Melon form with raised pedestal base and ornately decorated handles. Each piece with full silver hallmarks. Teapot with original handle and finial. Teapot length (handle to spout) 27 cm, height 15.5 cm, weight 839 g, capacity 1300 ml. Sugar Bowl length (handle to handle) 18 cm, weight 416 g. Milk jug length (handle to spout) 13.5 cm, weight 263 g. Silversmiths: Richard William Atkins & William Nathaniel Somersall. Each piece hallmarked to underside of base. Teapot also hallmarked to underside of lid and base of handle. Excellent condition with just a couple of very light knocks.
Small monogram to underside of each base, not visible in normal use. No repairs, no leaks, no other engravings, no erasures. Teapot hinge good, lids fit perfectly, pours well, very clean inside. The quality of the silver and craftsmanship is of the highest order.
A very fine fully usable English Georgian silver tea set in fabulous condition. We always aim to provide a. All our silver is very securely padded and packaged before dispatch. The item "MAGNIFICENT GEORGIAN STERLING SILVER 3 PIECE TEA SET LONDON 1828 1518g" is in sale since Friday, July 19, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Teapots & Sets". The seller is "coalportantiques" and is located in Telford, Shropshire. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, United States, Canada, Germany.
- Product: 3 piece tea set
- Age: 1800-1849
- Pattern: Melon
- Composition: solid silver
- Brand: London