Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed

ATKIN BROTHERS (worked c.1860-c.1930)

Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Piece Tea Service - Boxed

1888 Sheffield

Offered by AC Silver

£1,595 gbp
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This antique Victorian sterling silver three piece tea set / service consists of a teapot, sugar bowl and cream jug.

Each piece has a plain rectangular form with incurved corners onto a shaped collet foot.

The lower portion of the body of the teapot, cream jug and sugar bowl is embellished with fine embossed fluted decoration.

Each piece is further ornamented with the contemporary bright cut engraved initials ‘JGK’ to one side.

The teapot is fitted with a hallmarked hinged cover, which features further fluted decoration to the domed portion.

The cover retains the original rectangular incurved cornered carved painted wood and sterling silver finial.

The teapot is fitted with the original plain angular carved painted wood handle with a plain scrolling thumbpiece.

Both the cream jug and the sugar bowl have sterling silver angular handles.

The cream jug and sugar bowl retain their original gilt interiors.

This antique tea set is contained within the original hinged oak box with a velvet lined interior and brass carrying handles.

The box retains the original key for the working locking mechanism.

Dimensions

Teapot

Height 14.9cm/5.9"

Length from back of handle to tip of spout 26.2cm/10"

Width of body 10.5cm/4.2"

Sugar Bowl

Height 9.2cm/3.8"

Length across handles 16.6cm/6.5"

Width 8.2cm/3.2"

Cream Jug

Height 8.8cm/3.5"

Length 11.4cm/4.4"

Width 5.5cm/2.2"

Total Weight

28 troy ounces/867g


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The pieces of this fine antique tea set are a very good gauge of silver, fine quality and in excellent presentation condition.

The exterior of the box is in excellent condition.

The interior is in good condition, with signs of wear in keeping with age.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of teapot and cream jug and part hallmarks to the cover are all clear.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the cream jug are slightly rubbed; apart from the maker’s mark, they remain legible.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these fine examples of Victorian silverware.
Maker: Atkin Brothers

Origin: Sheffield, England

Date: 1888
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A3750 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Weight 28.00oz t (870.80g)
Stock Code
A3750
Medium
A fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver three piece tea service - boxed; an addition to our silver teaware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of teapot and cream jug and part hallmarks to the cover are all clear.
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