Antique Victorian 4-piece Sterling Silver Tea & Coffee Set - 1839 by John Wellby. A very attractive and impressive antique Victorian sterling silver four-piece tea and coffee set hallmarked in London for 1839 by John Wellby. This silver tea and coffee set consists of a coffee pot, teapot, cream jug and sugar basin. The body of each item has been elaborately decorated with flowers, leaves and swirls and each piece rests on four equally ornate feet. The interiors of the cream jug and sugar basin have been nicely gilded and there are ornate flower finials on top of the hinged lids of both the coffee pot and teapot.
This wonderful set has been made to the highest standard and would look decorative on the table as well as being practical to use. This set has been well cared for over the years and still remains in excellent condition. Coffee pot: Height: 22.60 cms (8.9"), Length (spout to back of handle): 24.80 cms (9.8"), Diameter of body: 15.00 cms (5.9). Teapot: Height: 16.50 cms (6.5"), Length (spout to back of handle): 27.50 cms (10.8"), Diameter of body: 16.00 cms (6.3).
Cream jug: Height: 15.50 cms (6.1"), Length (spout to back of handle): 13.80 cms (5.4"), Diameter of body: 9.00 cms (3.5). Sugar basin: Height: 13.50 cms (5.3"), Length (handle to handle): 20.00 cms (7.9"), Diameter of body: 13.50 cms (5.3). Weight in total: 83.5 troy ounces (2,597 grams).All parcels are sent on a tracked, insured and signed for service. Stephen and Angela have been dealing in British Sterling silver for more than 30 years and we carry a wide range of items from the 18th-20th century. We have been familiar faces at well established, fully vetted antiques fairs which are held throughout the country. We also trade from our shop in the world famous London Silver Vaults where you can visit us whenever you are in London. The item "Antique Victorian 4-piece Sterling Silver Tea & Coffee Set 1839 by John Wellby" is in sale since Thursday, December 10, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Teapots & Sets". The seller is "marshantiquesilver" and is located in London.
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