Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer

ALFRED JAMES BLAKE (worked from c.1908)

Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Desk Thermometer

1909 London

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This exceptional antique Edwardian sterling silver desk thermometer has a plain rectangular form.

The surface of the stand is fitted with an impressive thermometer tube with a large globular bulb to the lower portion, secured with sterling silver lobed straps and featuring a pierced decorated grille enveloping the bulb.

Either side of the stem is embellished with numerically scaled markings pertaining to the fahrenheit and centigrade measurements, incorporating 'Freezing' and 'Blood Heat' indicators.

The upper portion of the piece bears the contemporary engraved inscription 'J. & E. M. G.' between the dates '1885' and '1910'; the lower portion bears an engraved continuation of the inscription date 'April 6th'.

This impressive thermometer is fitted with a hallmarked sterling silver hinged easel style strut.

This very substantial and unusual Edwardian thermometer has been crafted in an exceptional gauge of silver.

Dimensions

Height 15.7cm/6.2"
Length 7.6cm/3"
Depth 1cm/0.4"


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This antique Edwardian thermometer is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.
Full hallmarks struck to the surface and part hallmarks to the strut are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Edwardian silverware.
Maker: Alfred James Blake
Date: 1909
Origin: London, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A7563 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 15.70 cm (6.18 inches)
Width 7.60 cm (2.99 inches)
Depth 1.00 cm (0.39 inches)
Stock Code
A7563
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive, unusual and rare antique Edwardian English sterling silver desk thermometer; an addition to our diverse ornamental silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface and part hallmarks to the strut are all very clear.
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