Antique Britannia Silver Porringer Charles II Style
Antique Britannia Silver Porringer Charles II Style
Antique Britannia Silver Porringer Charles II Style
Antique Britannia Silver Porringer Charles II Style
Antique Britannia Silver Porringer Charles II Style
Antique Britannia Silver Porringer Charles II Style
Antique Britannia Silver Porringer Charles II Style
Antique Britannia Silver Porringer Charles II Style
Antique Britannia Silver Porringer Charles II Style

TESSIER (worked c.1851-2008)

Antique Britannia Silver Porringer Charles II Style

1912 London

Offered by AC Silver

£595 gbp
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This antique George V Britannia* standard silver porringer has a circular shaped form in the Charles II style.

The body is embellished with an embossed unicorn illustration to one side and a lion to the other.

The body is further ornamented with large leaf and floral designs to either side of the handles.

This impressive porringer is fitted with two C scroll handles with bifurcating lower terminals.

The underside bears the retailer's mark 'Tessiers, London'.

* Britannia standard silver was introduced by the British government in 1697 to denote an alloy of silver containing 95.84% silver, with the balance usually copper. Since the hallmarking changes of 1999 Britannia silver has been denoted by the hallmark 958.
Dimensions

Height 7.5cm/3"

Diameter of top 9cm/3.5"

Diameter of body 10cm/4"

Width across handles 14cm/5.5"

Weight

7 Troy ounces/218g


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This antique porringer is a very good gauge of silver, very good quality and in excellent condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the side of the body are clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.
Maker: Tessiers Ltd.

Origin: London, England

Date: 1912
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A2527 when enquiring about the piece.

Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 7.50 cm (2.95 inches)
Weight 7.00oz t (217.70g)
Stock Code
A2527
Medium
A very good antique George V English Britannia standard silver Charles II style porringer; an addition to our silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the side of the body are clear.
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