Fine Henry Holland 1871 Victorian Silver Teaset 1377g
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Fine Henry Holland 1871 Victorian Silver Teaset 1377g :
WHATA LOVELYANTIQUEMID VICTORIANSILVERTEA SERVICE!
ITISOF THE HIGHEST QUALITY.
This is asimply awesomesetandis ofquite delightfulcan form.
Each piecesits onan oval shaped basefeet,all in all a quite stunning set.
Eachsuperbpieceis a real eye catcherand has alovelygraceful designtoo.
Here we have aquite exceptionaland quite lovelyhallmarked gauge and weight for its size.Hallmarksaredeep and clear,fully marked toside ofbodyand tolid.
Teapot even has a flush hinge,always a sure sign of quality workmanship.
Assayed inLondon anddated 1871 (year letter q).Makerisimportant manufacturer Henry Holland and his mark is found on page 60 of Jackson's pocket edition..
Each lovely item is in itself awonderfulpiece ofVictoriansilver.
Theteapot weighs703 grams and isvery large at11 inches wide and its height5.75 inches.
Sugar bowl weighs420 grams and is8.375 inches wide and 4.25 inches high
Creamer weighs 254 grams and is 5.75 inches wide and 4.875 inches high.
Both sucriere and creamer are richly gilded inside. quality andeach is a mostdelightfulpiece oftable silver.
It isunengravedand always has been(refer to images).
Itscombined grams (44.28 troy ounces) and the overall condition isterrific.There is no way that i could merit scrapping it despite the high metal price and it still has plenty of life left in it yet.All it needs is to be used!
There is very slight play with the handle on the teapot,the insulating pins just need tightening.
One of the nicestsets i have had in a long,long time.
All in all areally goodand most unusuallarge sized set to grace any home.
Please excuseany reflection in some of the images,this sometimes happens when using a camera tent outside in daylight.
Please note that i have listed many other good items ofboth modern and antiquesilver,please do have a look-including more teasets,canteensand good individual pots.
A truly beautiful and mostwonderfullot.
Would doubtless cost an awful lot of money in a good retail outlet today..
PERFECT FOR USEALL YEAR ROUND,DINE IN REAL STYLE!
Collection is more than welcome-i am located near junction 18 of M25 Motorway.Delivery may also be possible as i travel often.
WILL POST WORLDWIDE TOO!
An opportunity not to be missed.
Very desireable and well worth a offer.
OFFERED WITH !!