Mappin & Webb Bumble Bee Honeypot Silver Plate For Sale
Mappin & Webb Bumble Bee Honeypot Silver Plate
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Height: 3 3/8"
Length: 6 1/2"
Medium: Silver & Glass
Early 20th Century Mappin & Webb bumble bee shaped honey pot with silver spoon.
Unique design features a silver plated torso and wings with a yellow glass body. Measures 6 1/2" long - 3 3/8" tall - 5" wide.
Marked Mappin & Webb's Prince's Plate London & Sheffield W11518. The condition is excellent.
Be sure to add this seldom seen piece to your collection or as an everyday table item!
Founded in 1774 by Jonathan Mappin, Mappin & Webb is one of theUK's leading retailers of fine jewelry and silverware.
Today, it is renowned for combining timeless craftsmanship with superior quality and contemporary design to produce exquisite jewelry,
elegant silverware, watches and glassware.
Jonathan Mappin opened his first small silversmith workshop inSheffieldin 1774 and the following year the Mappin mark was entered at the
Over the next fifteen years Jonathan Mappin's reputation for producing high quality silver spread throughoutSheffield. From these humble
beginnings the business grew steadily and soon the next generation were expanding the business further.
The first store to be opened inLondonwas in 1849 at17 Fore Streetand was soon followed by stores in Moorgate andKing William Street. In
1858, following rapid expansion of theSheffieldfactory, John Newton Mappin invited his brother-in-law, George Webb to join him in the
business. The first association of Mappin & Webb was forged.
Mappin & Webb's reputation spread as the business became a leading name within its field. A testament to its success came in 1897 with the
granting of Royal Warrants. Today Mappin & Webb is silversmith to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and to His Royal Highness Prince
Mappin & Webb takes great pride in its rich heritage and outstanding reputation, successfully combining all the positive qualities from its past
with an innovative approach to design and craftsmanship today. In 2006 Mappin & Webb became part of a much larger group which now
includes 12 Watches of Switzerland stores and 160 Goldsmiths stores nationwide, making the group the largest prestigious jewelers in theUK.
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