Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon

Vintage George VI Sterling Silver Egg Cup and Spoon

1949 Birmingham

Offered by AC Silver

£695 gbp
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This fine vintage George VI sterling silver christening set consists of an egg cup and a spoon.

The egg cup has a plain circular bell shaped form onto a circular spreading foot.

The body of the egg cup is encicled with a simplified engraved scene depicting a cockrel and other fowl on a grassy terrain.

The surface of the Old English pattern egg spoon is plain and embellished with an engraved illustration of a cockrel to the handle terminal.

The reverse of the spoon features a pip to the terminal and a plain rounded heel to the bowl.

This vintage egg cup and spoon are fitted to the original hinged leatherette box with satin and velvet lined interior, securing with a hinged catch.

Dimensions

Egg cup

Diameter of rim 4.3cm/1.7"

Diameter of foot 3.9cm/1.5"

Height 6cm/2.4"

Spoon

Length 11.1cm/4.4"

Length of bowl 3.7cm/1.5"

Width of bowl 2.4cm/0.9"

Total Weight

1.7 troy ounces/52.1g


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This vintage egg cup and spoon are a very good gauge of silver, excellent quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The presentation box has some minor discolouration to the satin interior, in keeping with age.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the egg cup and reverse of the spoon are all very clear.
Maker: Aidie Brothers Ltd

Origin: Birmingham, England

Date: 1949
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A5252 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Width 6.00 cm (2.36 inches)
Diameter 4.30 (1.69 inches)
Weight 1.70oz t (52.87g)
Stock Code
A5252
Medium
A fine and impressive vintage George VI English sterling silver egg cup and spoon - boxed; an addition to our silver christening gift collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the egg cup and reverse of the spoon are all very clear.
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