Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Set - Regency Style - Antique George IV. This antique George IV sterling silver three piece tea service consists of a teapot, cream jug, and sugar bowl. Each piece of this impressive set has a rectangular rounded form onto four Regency style feet. The plain body of each piece is encircled with a band of embossed and chased decorated stylised floral motifs on a matte background. The teapot is fitted with a flush hinged, domed hallmarked cover; the flush hinge indicates the fine quality of this service.The cover retains the original sterling silver rounded rectangular finial embellished with chased stylised rose and leaf decoration, encompassed with a bud border. The teapot, cream jug and sugar bowl are fitted with C scroll handles, ornamented with applied chased acanthus leaf decorated thumbpieces. Each component of this service is supported by four Regency style bracket style feet ornamented with a shaped claw foot, accented with scrolling leaf decoration and stylised floral motifs. The cream jug and sugar bowl retain the original gilded interiors. This antique Regency tea service is a very good gauge of silver, fine quality and in exceptional presentation condition.
The embossed and chased decoration is very sharp. Full hallmarks struck to the surface of each piece and part hallmarks struck to the cover and handle of the teapot are all very clear; the hallmarks to these pieces show wear in keeping with age but can be considered very clear due to their location. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these pieces of antique silverware.Length from back of handle to tip of spout. Height to top of handle. Length from back of handle to tip of lip. We are dedicated to ensuring the highest possible quality service to our customers, always going above and beyond! See the tabs below to read more about our policies. Andrew Campbell founder and owner of AC Silver has been dealing in antique diamond & gemstone jewellery and antique sterling silver since 1977. In addition to his high quality Newcastle-based shop, Andrew has developed what is now an established and internationally recognised online store. For more details see our About Us. FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries.
The item "Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Set Regency Style Antique George IV" is in sale since Thursday, June 12, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Teapots & Sets".The seller is "acsilver925" and is located in Newcastle upon Tyne. This item can be shipped worldwide.