Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver 'Snipe' Pepperette
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver 'Snipe' Pepperette
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver 'Snipe' Pepperette
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver 'Snipe' Pepperette
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver 'Snipe' Pepperette
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver 'Snipe' Pepperette
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver 'Snipe' Pepperette
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver 'Snipe' Pepperette
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver 'Snipe' Pepperette

WILLIAM EDWARD HURCOMB, LONDON (worked from c.1900)

Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver 'Snipe' Pepperette

1903 London

Offered by AC Silver

£1,295 gbp
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This exceptional antique Edwardian sterling silver pepperette has been realistically modelled in the form of a snipe.

This impressive pepperette is embellished with chased decoration reproducing the details of the snipes’s plumage and facial features.

This sterling silver piece retains the original push fit cover/head which features pierced 'pepper' holes.

A pepperette in the form of a snipe is an unusual model for such an original period piece.

Dimensions

Length 6cm/2.4"
Width of body 3.1cm/1.2"
Height 6.3cm/2.5"

Weight

2.2 troy ounces/66.9g


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This antique silver pepperette is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.
The chased decoration is all very sharp.
Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the snipe’s tail feathers are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Edwardian silverware.
Maker: William Edward Hurcomb

Origin: London, England

Date: 1903
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A2770 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Stock Code
A2770
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive, unusual antique Edwardian English sterling silver pepperette realistically modelled in the form of a snipe; an addition to our animal related silverware collection
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Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the snipe’s tail feathers are all very clear.
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