Stunning Extremely Rare Fine Quality Georgian Carved Clenching Hand Spoon 1800
STUNNING EXTREMELY RARE FINE QUALITY GEORGIAN CARVED CLENCHING HAND SPOON. T his is a stunning Extremely Rare Fine Quality Georgian Carved Clenching Hand long stem Spoon , this would date to circa 1800 making it at nearly 220 years old, the detailing is stunning, the Bowl of the Spoon has been crafted and carved beautifully with curved detailing to the back of the bowl, the long stem is also carved superbly which has the crease of the inside of an elbow this then runs up the the most stunning finely craved hand which is in the form of a clenching hand, the detailing is breath taking, you can see each nail has been carved beautifully, the carved knuckles on the hand to the folds in the skin, it is so very life like. The quality of the craftsmanship is superb, i have never seen anything like this on the market before its breath taking and extremely rare, this i believe would have once belonged to a wealthy Gentleman or lady in the Georgian period.
If this spoon could talk i bet it would have some fascinating stories to tell. This is so very tactile and once held it has the most wonderful feel. This will add something very special to any collection, my photos dont do it justice. Please study the photos as this is an extremely rare spoon, you will not find another like this, its extremely special. All Antique silver items will show some signs of wear, which only adds to the history of the object..... The item "STUNNING EXTREMELY RARE FINE QUALITY GEORGIAN CARVED CLENCHING HAND SPOON 1800" is in sale since Saturday, March 30, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "silver_antiques_uk" and is located in United Kingdom. This item can be shipped worldwide.