Huge Antique Elkington Canteen Of Silver Plated Cutlery ~ 100 Piece / 12 Covers


Huge Antique Elkington Canteen Of Silver Plated Cutlery ~ 100 Piece / 12 Covers

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Huge Antique Elkington Canteen Of Silver Plated Cutlery ~ 100 Piece / 12 Covers:
$362



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HUGE ANTIQUE ELKINGTON CANTEEN OF SILVER PLATED CUTLERY ~ 100 PIECE / 12 COVERS

HI , AND WELCOME TO THIS sale FOR AN ABSOLUTLEY FABULOUS, VINTAGE 1930'S SILVER PLATED 100 PIECE CANTEEN OF CUTLERY.

'' SORRY TO ALL buyers & WATCHERS FROM BEFORE. REMOVED THE CANTEEN BECAUSE I MENTIONED 'CARVING' KNIFE & THAT IS NOT ALLOWED!!! NAUGHTY ME. SO OBVIOUSLY THAT PIECE WILL NOT BE INCLUDED IN THE sale. OF COURSE???'' THANK YOU.

THIS IS A HUGE, 12 PLACE SETTING CONTAINING 100 PIECES & IS IN SUPERB CONDITION TOO. HOUSED WITHIN A WONDERFUL, MAHOGONY WOOD CASKET.

MADE BY THE WORLD FAMOUS ' ELKINGTON & CO ' OF BIRMINGHAM, AND FEATURING A FABULOUS PLAQUE ON THE INSIDE OF THE LID STATING THAT ELKINGTON'S WERE CUTLERS TO 'HIS MAJESTY THE KING'. YOU DO NOT RECEIVE THAT HONOUR FOR MAKING INFERIOR PIECES.

THIS SUPERB & VERY LARGE CANTEEN IS MADE IN THE EVER POPULAR ' OLD ENGLISH ' PATTERN.

ALL ELKINGTON'S PIECES ARE STAMPED WITH THEIR DATE LETTER FOR 1935.

THIS SUPERB CANTEEN IS A 100 PIECE SET & CONTAINS THE FOLLOWING PIECES :

  • 3 X PIECE LARGE MEAT SET, WITH STEEL & FORK ETC..
  • 12 X LARGE STAINLESS STEEL TABLE KNIVES / FAUX BONE HANDLES
  • 12 X SMALLER STAINLESS DESSERT KNIVES / FAUX BONE HANDLES
  • 12 X LARGE SILVER PLATED TABLE FORKS
  • 12 X SMALLER SILVER PLATED DESSERT FORKS {1 IS MATCHED}
  • 12 X SILVER PLATED TEA SPOONS
  • 12 X SILVER PLATED DESSERT SPOONS
  • 6 X SILVER PLATED COFFEE SPOONS {2 ARE MATCHED}
  • 12 X SILVER PLATED SOUP SPOONS
  • 4 X LARGE SILVER PLATED SERVING SPOONS
  • 1 X HUGE SILVERED SOUP LADLE
  • 2 X SMALLER SILVER PLATE SAUCE LADLES

SO THERE WE HAVE A FABULOUS, HUGE VINTAGE 1930'S SILVER PLATED CUTLERY SET, FOR SERVING 12 PEOPLE & ALL IN FABULOUS CONDITION TOO. CASED IN A WONDERFUL & VERY FINE MAHOGONY WOOD CANTEEN CASKET.

CONDITION :

THIS IS A SUPERB & HUGE SIZED CANTEEN FOR 12 PEOPLE.

NO DAMAGE TO ANY OF THE CUTLERY, WITH OVERALL ONLY LIGHT SIGNS OF AGE / USE.

THERE ARE A FEW PIECES THAT DO HAVE A BIT ON TINY WEAR FROM THEIR YEARS, WITH A LITTLE PLATE LOSS TO SOME FORK TINES & INSIDE / BACK OF SOME SPOON BOWLS.

CANTEEN CASKET IS MOST BEAUTIFUL. WITH THE FINE DEEP RED GLOW FROM THE RICH MAHOGONY, DECORATED WITH QUALITY BRASS FITTINGS, AND STANDING UPON 4 SCROLLED LEGS. IT IS INDEED VERY STURDY & HOUSES THE CUTLERY SUPERBLY WELL.

SADLY, ONE LEG DOES HAVE A SPLIT RUNNING DOWN IT {SEE PICTURE NUMBER 7 ITS THE LEG ON THE LEFT HAND SIDE }, BUT IS STILL VERY FIRMLY IN PLACE. THE LOCK IS QUITE STIFF, BUT DOES WORK & COMES WITH KEY.

OVERALL A SIMPLY SUPERB SET & OF THE FINEST , ELKINGTON QUALITY.

SIZE & WEIGHT :

CANTEEN MEASURES 53 CM WIDE, 38 CM DEEP & STANDS AT 21 CM TALL.

LARGE TABLE KNIVES ARE EACH 23.5CM LONG.

DESSERT FORKS ARE 17 CM IN LENGTH.

SOUP LADLE IS 30 CM LONG.

WEIGHT OF SET IS A VERY IMPRESSIVE = 11'255 GRAMS / JUST OVER 11.2 KG'S IN ALL.

MAKERSMARKS/ HALL MARKS :

  • ELKINGTON , MONARCHY PLATE - ELKINGTONS OWN NAME FOR SOME OF THEIR ELECTRO PLATE
  • ALL HAVE THE DATE LETTER 'Y' INSIDE A QUATREFOIL - FOR THE YEAR 1935
  • STAINLESS PIECES ARE STAMPED ' ELKINGTON & CO ' & 'STAINLESS'

PLEASE VIEW ALL PHOTOS SO THAT YOU CAN FULLY SEE WHAT SUPERB & WONDERFUL QUALITY CANTEEN THIS IS.

SO THERE WE HAVE IT. A SIMPLY FABULOUS VINTAGE / ANTIQUE 1930'S SILVER PLATE & STAINLESS STEEL CANTEEN FOR 12 PEOPLE. THIS WOULD PLEASE ANY ANTIQUE CUTLERY / SILVER PLATE COLLECTOR.

HAPPY TO SEND WORLDWIDE, BUT PLEASE CHECK FIRST. AS ITS A MOST SIZEABLE & HEAVY SET IT WILL NOT BE CHEAP TO MOST OVERSEAS DESTINATIONS.

ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK. THANKS FOR LOOKING.



UK buyers :

PAYPAL IS THE QUICKEST METHOD, BUT CHEQUE / POSTAL ORDERS ARE FINE TOO. CASH UPON COLLECTION IS ALSO WELCOME IF YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO DO SO.

INTERNATIONAL BUYERS :

PAYPAL ONLY.



ONCE CLEARED PAYMENT IS RECEIVED MOST ITEMS ARE SHIPPED OUT THE NEXT WORKING DAY.

IF THIS FALLS ON A WEEKEND THEN ITEMS WILL BE SENT ON THE MONDAY MORNING.

ALL ITEMS ARE WELL PACKAGED & PROOF OF POSTAGE ALWAYS OBTAINED.

SO IF EVER ANY PROBLEMS PLEASE GET IN TOUCH.



ALL ITEMS THAT WE SELL ARE EITHER ANTIQUE / VINTAGE AND AS SUCH WILL HAVE AGE RELATED MARKS / WEAR.

ANYTHING WORTH MENTIONING WILL BE NOTED IN THE LISTING & PLENTY OF PHOTOS ARE ALWAYS ON SHOW. THESE ARE PART OF & DO FORM THE LISTING ALONG WITH THE DESCRIPTION SO PLEASE LOOK AT ALL PHOTOS PROVIDED.

WE ARE NOT HERE TO MIS-LEAD ANYONE, SO IF AN ITEM HAS BEEN DESCRIBED INCORRECTLY THEN A REFUND WILL BE GIVEN. OTHERWISE NORMAL sale RULES APPLY, SO IF UNSURE PLEASE SEND A MESSAGE TO CHECK.

THANK YOU FOR LOOKING AT MY LISTINGS.

BEST OF LUCK WITH THE offerDING





Huge Antique Elkington Canteen Of Silver Plated Cutlery ~ 100 Piece / 12 Covers:
$362

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