Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)
Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)
Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)
Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)
Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)
Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)
Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)
Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)
Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)
Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)
Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)
Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)
Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)

GEORGE FOX, (worked from c.1842)

Britannia Standard Silver Porringer - Antique Victorian (1898)

1898 London

Offered by AC Silver

£1,195 gbp
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This exceptional antique Victorian Britannia standard silver porringer and cover has a plain circular rounded form onto a circular spreading foot.

The surface of this antique porringer is embellished with impressive applied cut card leaf decoration to the lower portion.

This porringer retains the original domed push fit hallmarked cover/stand encircled with an applied rope twist decorated border the rim.

The stand is supported by three impressive cast silver volute scrolling feet accented with further cut card decoration to the terminals.

This fine antique silver porringer is fitted with two impressive cast S scroll handles embellished with scrolling terminals, in addition to a plain opposing scroll design to each handpiece.

The foot of this impressive porringer is encircled with further applied rope twist decoration, reflecting that of the stand

This exceptional porringer retains the original gilded interior.

* Britannia Silver - The Britannia silver standard of 958 (95.84% of fine silver), denoted by the icon of the seated Britannia holding an oval shield, was introduced by William III in 1697. This was to indicate the slightly higher standard of silver from sterling silver standard of 925 (92.5% of fine silver).

Dimensions

Height 9.9cm/3.9"
Height of porringer 8.3cm/3.3"
Length across handles 16.6cm/6.5"
Diameter 10.4cm/4.1"
Diameter of stand 11cm/4.3"

Weight

14.9 troy ounces/462g


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This antique porringer and cover is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.
The applied decoration is all very sharp.
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the porringer and underside of the stand have wear in keeping with age and location; the maker's mark to the porringer is worn and illegible.
Maker: George Fox
Date: 1898
Origin: London, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A9074 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 9.90 cm (3.90 inches)
Depth 10.40 cm (4.09 inches)
Diameter 10.40 cm (4.09 inches)
Weight 14.90oz t (463.39g)
Stock Code
A9074
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English Britannia standard silver porringer; an addition to our silver presentation collection.
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the porringer and underside of the stand have wear in keeping with age and location; the maker's mark to the porringer is worn and illegible.
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