A Rare English Cased George VI Hallmarked Sterling Silver 4 piece Tea Set by William Suckling Ltd. The Teapot is 11 1/8" handle to spout and 5 1/2" in height and 5 in width with a weight of 22.4 oz or 636 grams. The Coffee Pot is 8" in height and 6 7/8" handle to spout and has a width of 4 7/8 with a weight of 23.2 oz or 658 grams. The Sugar Bowl is 3 1/4" in height and 7" handle to handle with a width of 3 3/4 and a weight of 9.3 oz or 264 grams. The Cream Jug is 3 1/4" in height and 5 1/2" handle to spout and has a width of 3 with a weight of 6.7 oz or 190 grams.The Total weight of the entire set being 61.6 oz or 1,748 grams. The whole set just says quality to you every piece has superb boat form and all pieces standing on a raised oval base with high angular "C" shaped handles with raised thumb pieces and matching finial's to the tea and coffee pot with looped "C" handles to the sugar and cream jug (see photo's). The Set Comes in an Excellent fitted Case 21" by 16 3/4" by 6 1/2 having black velvet rests for the set with the lid having a padded silk linning with the outside finished in black with a wavy gold line border with 2 brass catches to the front (see photo's). The Set is Free of any Initials or Monograms.
The Set is in Excellent Condition (see photo's). Ld - William Suckling Ltd. Town Mark - Crown - Sheffield. Lion Passant - Sterling Mark.Date letter - D -1946. With the tea and coffee pot hallmarked to the inside of the lid with the makers mark and lion passant. A Rare chance to own a Rare Cased Example of a Quality George VI English Sterling Silver 4 piece Tea Set. If you have any questions please contact me.
The item "RARE CASED Geo VI HM STERLING SILVER 4 PIECE TEA SET 1946" is in sale since Sunday, April 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Teapots & Sets". The seller is "samsamboy2015" and is located in Penrith. This item can be shipped worldwide.