Antique Sterling Silver Teaset Teapot Sugar Bowl Milk Jug Edward Barnard (5135)
Sterling silver teapot, milk jug / pitcher and sugar basin. Measurements: teapot approx 28cm from spout to handle; 14.5cm high. Teapot: Georgian style with rounded, fluted lower half of the generally rectangular shape. Stands on 4 ball feet. Hinged lid in steps lead to an engine-turned wooden finial with silver top. Sugar bowl with the same general shape as the teapot: rectangular with fluted, rounded bottom half and 4 ball feet. A pair of Classic Revival scrolling handles with forked bottoms and foliate tops. Hallmarks: Milk jug echoes the shape of the previous two items with a scrolling handle identical to those on the sugar bowl. Each item is engraved with a number (589,927,696 respectively) and each item is hallmarked with makers mark, lion for sterling standard, leopard head for London and date letter ('e' on teapot and sugar bowl;'f' for milk jug indicating 1900 and 1901). Makers Mark: a shield with B WM JS RD for Walter, John, Michael, Stanley Barnard and Robert Dubock, which was the precursor of Edward Barnard and Sons Ltd. The internet provides us with information on this company, telling us that it is the oldest manufacturing silversmith in the world, the origin of this business having been established by Anthony Nelme c. (see site with British Hallmarks). Condition: good with negligible wear commensurate with age. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS - PLEASE NOTE. Add Me to Your Favorite Sellers. Feel free to ask question. We would appreciate it if you notify us in advance, and explain the reason for the return. Please pack carefully to ensure the item reaches us in the same condition it left here and don't forget to insure and track properly. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.
925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "brendaginsberg" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Composition: Sterling Silver
- Age: 1900-1940
- Brand: Victorian Edwardian
- Pattern: teaset
- Style: Classic
- Maker: Edward Barnard & Sons
- Type: teapot milk jug sugar bowl