Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster
Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster
Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster
Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster
Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster
Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster
Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster
Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster
Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster
Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster
Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster
Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster

SAMUEL WOOD (c.1704-1794)

Antique George II Sterling Silver Sugar Caster

1748 London

Offered by AC Silver

£1,295 gbp
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This fine antique George II sterling silver sugar caster has a plain baluster shaped form onto a circular domed foot.

The surface of the sugar caster is plain and embellished with a contemporary bright cut engraved crest.

The plain body of the caster is encircled with a plain applied girdle in addition to an applied moulded border to the rim.

This silver caster retains the original hallmarked push fit cover, embellished with alternating panels of pierced trellis decoration and scrolling stylised leaf designs.

The cover is surmounted with an impressive sterling silver urn shaped finial.

This exceptional piece of antique teaware was crafted by the renowned caster maker and London silversmith Samuel Wood.

Dimensions

Height to top of finial 17.2cm/6.8"

Diameter 7.2cm/2.8"

Diameter of foot 5.7cm/2.2"

Weight

7.9 troy ounces/245g


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This antique sugar caster is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The bright cut engraved crest is very crisp.

Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this example of Georgian silverware.
Maker: Samuel Wood

Origin: London, England

Date: 1748
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A3201 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Stock Code
A3201
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George II English sterling silver sugar caster made by Samuel Wood; an addition to our silver Georgian teaware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the caster and part hallmarks, consisting of maker’s mark and lion passant, to the sleeve of the cover are all very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.
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