English Sterling Silver Montieth Punch Bowl 40 Oz Excellent
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English Sterling Silver Montieth Punch Bowl 40 Oz Excellent:
LARGE ENGLISH STERLING SILVER MONTIETH STYLE PUNCH BOWL; RE-CREATION OF c1685 QUEEN ANNE FORM; 40 OUNCES; EXCELLENT CONDITION
We are pleased to offer this fine English sterling silver Montieth style punch bowl.
This is an especially fine re-creation of a c1685 Queen Anne punch bowl. The earliest form of punch bowls. See Waldron for illustrations.
From James Dixon and Sons in 1961.
Unusually tall raised circular form.
Elegant raised scallop shell to the rim, united by rolling vine. The small notches in the rim support the base of punch glasses, while the glass bodies cool in the punch. Just as done with the original Montieth bowls c1685.
Thick well cast and applied centre banding. Provides visual appeal and structural strength to the design.
English sterling silver Montieth style punch bowl is 9 1/2 inches diameter and 8 tall.
Exceptionally thick, heavy guage sterling weighs 40 1/2 (standard) ounces.
Hallmarked as shown.
In excellent condition. Rich, lustreous sterling patina throughout. Stands perfectly firm on table or display shelf.
For the discerning collector of the finest English silver. A English sterling silver Queen Anne form Montieth punch bowl. Excellent condition.
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