Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup
Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup
Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup
Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup
Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup
Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup
Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup
Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup
Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup
Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup
Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup
Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup

Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Presentation Cup

1856 London

Offered by AC Silver

£1,595 gbp
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This fine antique Victorian sterling silver presentation cup has a campania shaped form to a knopped pedestal and spreading domed foot.

The body of the cup is embellished with embossed and chased floral and scrolling leaf decoration accented with Scottish thistle designs.

The decoration to the body incorporates a large scroll and leaf bordered vacant shaped cartouche to either side.

The cup is fitted with two fine and impressive scrolling handles ornamented with fine and impressive bead and leaf designs and scrolling lower terminals.

The upper socket has a trefoil shaped form embellished with subtly layered textured chased decoration. The lower socket is ornamented with a scrolling quatrefoil shaped design.

The knop to the plain pedestal is encircled with an impressive applied shaped band of stylised petal decoration.

The foot is embellished with impressive chased opposing scrolling leaf decoration to the upper portion with a plain shaped collet style rim.

This presentation cup retains the original gilt interior.

This fine example of Victorian silverware is fitted to a circular ebonised wood plinth, with two vacant silver inscription bands; each band may be engraved with a personal inscription if so desired.

Dimensions

Height on plinth 30.8cm/12.1"

Height of cup 24.6cm/9.7"

Width across handles 26cm/10.2"

Diameter of rim 15.8cm/6.2"

Weight

30.7 troy ounces/954g


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This antique presentation cup is a very good gauge of silver, fine quality and in excellent presentation condition.

The gilding shows some signs of wear in keeping with age.

The chased and embossed decoration is very sharp.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the cup are all very clear; the maker’s mark was not deeply struck and shows signs of wear, due to the location.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of Victorian silverware.
Maker: Maker's Mark WS (Untraced)

Origin: London, England

Date: 1856
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU W9292 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 24.60 cm (9.69 inches)
Weight 30.70oz t (954.77g)
Stock Code
W9292
Medium
A fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver presentation cup; an addition to our presentation silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the cup are all very clear; the maker’s mark was not deeply struck and shows signs of wear, due to the location.
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