Antique Edwardian Pair of Sterling Silver Biscuit Boxes
Antique Edwardian Pair of Sterling Silver Biscuit Boxes
Antique Edwardian Pair of Sterling Silver Biscuit Boxes
Antique Edwardian Pair of Sterling Silver Biscuit Boxes
Antique Edwardian Pair of Sterling Silver Biscuit Boxes
Antique Edwardian Pair of Sterling Silver Biscuit Boxes
Antique Edwardian Pair of Sterling Silver Biscuit Boxes
Antique Edwardian Pair of Sterling Silver Biscuit Boxes
Antique Edwardian Pair of Sterling Silver Biscuit Boxes
Antique Edwardian Pair of Sterling Silver Biscuit Boxes

JAMES DIXON & SONS LTD (worked from c.1863)

Antique Edwardian Pair of Sterling Silver Biscuit Boxes

1907 Sheffield

Offered by AC Silver

£2,250 gbp
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These exceptional antique Edwardian sterling silver biscuit boxes have a plain hexagonal panelled rounded form.

The surface of each antique biscuit box is plain and embellished with the contemporary bright cut engraved initials 'PO' beneath a coronet.

The upper portion of each body is encircled with an impressive flared, undulating gallery ornamented with pierced scrolling leaf and floral decoration, in addition to an applied moulded border to the rim.

These boxes are fitted with a circular, panelled hallmarked push fit covers surmounted with the original cast sterling silver leaf decorated finials.

These impressive silver biscuit boxes are supported by impressive pierced decorated sweeping feet, embellished with identical ornamentation to that of the rim.

Dimensions

Diameter of body 12.6cm/5"
Diameter of foot 10.1cm/4"
Height 17.3cm/6.8"

Weight

27 troy ounces/838g


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All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
These antique silver boxes are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.
Each piece has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the box and part hallmarks to the rim of the cover are all very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these pieces of Edwardian silverware.
Maker: James Dixon & Sons Ltd
Date: 1907
Origin: Sheffield, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A7064 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 17.30 cm (6.81 inches)
Diameter 12.60 (4.96 inches)
Weight 27.00oz t (839.70g)
Stock Code
A7064
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive pair of antique Edwardian English sterling silver biscuit boxes; an addition to our silver teaware collection.
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the box and part hallmarks to the rim of the cover are all very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.
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