Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons
Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons
Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons
Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons
Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons
Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons
Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons
Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons
Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons
Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons
Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons
Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons
Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons

WILLIAM YATES LTD (worked from c.1910)

Vintage Sterling Silver Canteen of Cutlery for Six Persons

1973 Sheffield, England

Offered by AC Silver

£3,950 gbp
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The pieces of this exceptional vintage straight* sterling silver flatware set for six persons have been crafted in the Old English pattern.

The handle of each piece is plain and unembellished, apart from a pip to the anterior terminal of the forks and the posterior of the spoons.

Each spoon features a rounded heel to the bowl.

This cutlery set consists of 54 pieces:
Basic Service:
6 Table knives
6 Table forks
6 Table/Serving spoons
6 Soup spoons
6 Dessert knives
6 Dessert forks
6 Dessert spoons
6 Fish knives
6 Fish forks
This impressive Old English pattern flatware set benefits from a fine and impressive solid sterling silver fish service.

The pieces of this silver flatware set, including the original knives, have been crafted by the Sheffield silversmith William Yates Ltd in 1973.

This vintage canteen of cutlery is supplied in felt cutlery rolls; which not only protect the items in storage but significantly reduce tarnishing.

* "Straight" means all the pieces are made by the same maker in the same year.

Dimensions
Table knife 24.6cm/9.7"
Table fork 20.5cm/8.1"
Table spoon 21.3cm/8.4"
Soup spoon 16.5cm/6.5"
Dessert knife 21.6cm/8.5"
Dessert fork 17.5cm/6.9"
Dessert spoon 17.5cm/6.9"
Fish knife 20.8cm/8.2"
Fish fork 19.2cm/7.6"

Weight
82.8 troy ounces/2576g (excluding original table and dessert knives)



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All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
This vintage Old English pattern flatware set in sterling silver is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.
Full hallmarks struck to the reverse of each piece are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of vintage silverware.
Date: 1973

Origin: Sheffield, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A8860 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Stock Code
A8860
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive vintage Elizabeth II English sterling silver straight Old English pattern flatware service for six persons; an addition to our antique flatware sets
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