To send a message simply fill out the form below.
Enquiry from Online Galleries regarding "Antique George V Sterling Silver Presentation Cup and Cover"
|If you do NOT want to receive newsletters from us regarding the antiques trade, please UNCHECK this box.|
To send this page to a friend, fill out the form below..
Look at what I found on the Online Galleries website!
Antique George V Sterling Silver Presentation Cup and Cover
Offered by AC Silver
The flared rim of the cup is ornamented with an impressive chased gadroon decorated border.
The upper portion of the body of this George V cup is embellished with an applied band of undulating scrolling leaf decoration amidst ribbed borders.
The lower portion of the body is encircled with an applied reciprocating interlacing fret band on a matte background with ribbed borders.
At the subtly domed junction with the pedestal the cup is further embellished with impressive chased batwing decoration .
The knop to the pedestal and stepped portion of the foot are ornamented with bands of simplified egg and dart decoration.
This presentation cup is fitted with two very impressive chased decorated handles modelled in the form of entwined snakes.
This exceptional example of antique silverware retains the original hallmarked plain two tiered push fit cover surmounted with the original hallmarked chased decorated floral bud and foliate finial.
The exceptional and impressive finial is secured with the original hallmarked nut to the interior of the cover.
This impressive cup is displayed on the original ebonised base which retains a further fine and impressive reciprocating interlacing fret band encircling the lower portion.
Above this decoration is a plain sterling silver band incorporating a hallmarked cartouche bordered by entwined snakes, in the same style as the handles; the band may be engraved with a personal inscription if so desired.
Height on plinth to top of finial 35cm/13.75"
Height to top of finial 26cm/10.2"
Diameter of top of cup 18.5cm/7.3"
Diameter of cup 11.1cm/4.3”
Diameter of plinth 14.1/5.6”
48 troy ounces/1493g
View video (simply copy and paste the below URL into your browser)
ITEM VIDEO URL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E1Zkw7nEubY
FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries.
Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received.
INSURANCE IN TRANSIT
Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.
All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
The cup has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.
The applied and chased decoration is all very sharp.
Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the cup, and part hallmarks to the cover, cartouche and nut are all very clear.
Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.
Origin: London, England
|Height||35.00 cm||(13.78 inches)|
35B St Georges Terrace
Tyne & Wear