Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set
Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set

HUKIN & HEATH (worked 1855-1953)

Victorian Silver Plated Travelling Picnic Set

1890 England

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From a design by Dr Christopher Dresser. An antique silver plated automobile set beautifully arranged with many of the pieces slotting inside each other. All in the original leather covered carrying case. Each piece with an engraved monogram and crest. There is a similar set by Dr Christopher Dresser in the Victoria & Albert Museum in London (see photos). Kettle height 9 cms (14.5 cms with handle), contains 1 pint. Teapot height 7.5 cms, contains half a pint. Stamped underneath with silver plate stamps for Hukin and Heath, a design number and a Victorian registration mark. Circa 1890.

1 kettle of cauldron form with rattan-covered handle and domed cover, containing a tea canister and a burner
1 teapot with rattan handle, containing a gilded beaker and glass container with screw cover and fitted stopper
1 flask with screw cap
2 circular boxes with screw on lids
This rare travelling set is in excellent condition with no damage or restoration. The pieces are all matching and original to the set. The main pieces are stamped underneath with silver plate stamps for Hukin and Heath, a design number and a Victorian registration mark. The silver plate and raffia handles are in good condition. The carrying case is in good but used condition (inside the doors there is provision for 4 spoons which are missing).

Please note that this item is not new and will show moderate signs of wear commensurate with age. Reflections in the photograph may detract from the true representation of this item.
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7125
Medium
silver plate
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