Antique George V George III Style Sterling Silver Sugar Basket
Antique George V George III Style Sterling Silver Sugar Basket
Antique George V George III Style Sterling Silver Sugar Basket
Antique George V George III Style Sterling Silver Sugar Basket
Antique George V George III Style Sterling Silver Sugar Basket
Antique George V George III Style Sterling Silver Sugar Basket
Antique George V George III Style Sterling Silver Sugar Basket
Antique George V George III Style Sterling Silver Sugar Basket
Antique George V George III Style Sterling Silver Sugar Basket

ATKIN BROTHERS (worked 1853-1958)

Antique George V George III Style Sterling Silver Sugar Basket

1913 Sheffield

Offered by AC Silver

£795 gbp
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This exceptional antique George V sterling silver sugar basket has a plain bell shaped form onto a circular pedestal and collet square base, all in the classic George III style.

The surface of this fine example of antique silverware is embellished with two bands of pierced quatrefoil motifs, flanking four impressive six-pointed star designs.

The body of the basket is further encircled with an impressive bright cut engraved tied leaf festoon suspended between each star ornamentation.

Each segment of pierced decoration is embellished with a band of undulating wrigglework, all above a bright cut engraved scalloped decorated border accented with a simplified leaf design.

The rim of the body is encompassed with an applied rope twist decorated border.

This impressive antique silver sugar basket retains the original removable blue glass liner.

Dimensions

Length across handle 10cm/3.9"

Diameter of rim 8.8cm/3.5"

Width of base 5.4cm/2.1"

Height to top of handle 16cm/6.3"

Height to rim 11.2cm/4.4"

Weight

4.9 troy ounces/152g



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

The bright cut engraved decoration is all very crisp.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the body and part hallmarks to the handle are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of antique silverware.
Maker: Atkin Brothers

Date: 1913

Origin: Sheffield, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A6166 when enquiring about the piece.
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Stock Code
A6166
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George V English sterling silver sugar basket in the George III style; an addition to our silver teaware collection
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The basket retains the original hallmarked, plain swing handle.
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Jesmond
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Tyne & Wear
NE2 2SU

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