Vintage Art Deco Solid Silver Large Sugar Caster Hallmarked 1934 Sterling Nr
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Vintage Art Deco Solid Silver Large Sugar Caster Hallmarked 1934 Sterling Nr:
Vintage ART DECO Solid Silver LARGE SUGAR CASTER Hallmarked 1934 Sterling NR
SUPERB CONDN- London - 6 1/2 troy oz - Wakley & Wheeler
This is a stunning VINTAGE largeART DECOshaped solid sterling silver sugar caster or sugar sifter that was made in London, England in 1934 by the illustrious silversmiths Wakely & Wheeler at their Red Lion Square workshops. It stands5 1/4" tall and is approximately 2 7/8" in diameter. It is very substantial - very thick silver - it weighs203.5 grams -over 61/2troy oz.
It is in very good condition with less than the usual surface scratching and NO splits,just one ding and one dentwith NO distortion - the top is still a tight fit - SUPERB condition. It is hallmarked with W&W (somewhat rubbed),lion passant (sterling silver assay mark),leopard head, tshowing that it was hallmarked in London in 1934. I have shown the hallmarks so that you can make up your own mind. A superb LARGE ART DECO caster in superb condition afteralmost 80 years at a very low start and - so very unusual to find alarge ART DECOcaster in such superb condition!!!! Postage will be 5.50GBP both within the UK and to international destinations.
Please note that the primary postage costs are for second class (or standard parcels service if the postage cost is over 6.00GBP) within the UK or surface mail to international destinations. First class post usually adds 50% to the quoted postage cost while airmail is typically double the cost of surface mail. If you want to know about the timescales and charges by Royal Mail then I suggest you look at http://www.royalmail.com. Please wait for my invoice with postage options that will be sent very soon after the sale finishes!
If you win more than one of my sales, I am happy to combine packaging to reduce postage costs.
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