Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed

WILLIAM AND GEORGE SISSONS (worked 1870-1900)

Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service - Boxed

1889 London

Offered by AC Silver

£3,250 gbp
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This impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver four piece sterling silver tea and covvee service consists of a coffee jug, teapot, sugar bowl and cream jug.

The pieces of this antique sterling silver tea and coffee set have an oval shaped form onto a reed decorated oval collet foot.

The body of each piece is embellished with bands of chased scrolling leaf and floral decoration incorporating a vacant circular cartouche to either side.

The lower portion of each piece is ornamented with fluted decoration in a swirl design.

The flared upper rim of each piece is encompassed with an applied gadroon decorated border.

The teapot and coffee jug are fitted with flush hinged domed covers; this indicates the fine quality of the service.

The domed portion of each cover is ornamented with fluted decoration in a swirl design and is surmounted by the original carved wood finials

The teapot and coffee jug also retain the original angular carved wood handles with scrolling thumbpiece.

The teapot is fitted with a swan necked spout embellished with fluted ornamentation to the lower portion.

The cream jug and sugar bowl have angular thread decorated silver handles.

The pieces of this antique silver tea and coffee set are all fitted to the original oak presentation case with a satin and velvet lined interior.

This box has brass fittings including an escutcheon and carrying handles to either side.

Dimensions

Coffee Jug

Height to top of finial 24.3cm/9.6"

Length from back of handle to lip 16cm/6.3"

Depth 9.5cm/3.75"

Teapot

Height to top of finial 14.8cm/5.8"

Length from back of handle to tip of spout 25.5cm/10"

Depth 11.5cm/4.5"

Cream Jug

Height to top of handle 9cm/3.6"

Length from back of handle to lip 12.5cm/4.9"

Depth 8cm/3.1"

Sugar Bowl

Height to top of handles 10.5cm/4.1"

Length across handles 17.1cm/6.75"

Depth 9.8cm/3.75"

Weight

Coffee Jug 18 troy ounces/556g

Teapot 19 troy ounces/591g

Cream Jug 6 troy ounces/187g

Sugar Bowl 9 troy ounces/280g

Total Weight

52 troy ounces/1617g


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The pieces of this impressive Victorian four piece tea and coffee service are a very good gauge of silver, fine quality and in excellent condition.

This service has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.

The box has been professionally polished by a cabinet maker.

The interior of the box shows some signs of wear in keeping with age, but is in very good condition.

The chased decoration to each piece is sharp.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these examples of antique silverware.
Maker: W & G Sissons (William & George Sissons)

Origin: London, England

Date: 1889
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A3723 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Weight 52.00oz t (1617.20g)
Stock Code
A3723
Medium
A fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver four piece tea and coffee service / set; part of our silver teaware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks stuck to the surface of each piece and part hallmarks, as expected to the interior of the covers, are all clear.
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