It is dated 1852 and by very good makers Elkington & Co. Marked to all the components. The handle in itself is amazing.
This is a truly wonderful lidded tureen (refer to image). Very large at 11.625 inches in width.
Depth is 8.75 inches. Weight is a staggering 1884 grams (60.58 troy ounces).
A wonderful and highly unusual entree dish. Definitely one for the collectors! A truly special antique lot well worth owning.
The condition is excellent and all it needs is to be used. All in all a simply great item. Would make a very nice present indeed. This lovely dish is of exceptional quality and is a most delightful piece of hefty table silver.
It is engraved with an armorial and motto LUCES ALAMUS. The other side also features a contemporary presentation inscription dated 1852. Please note that i have listed many other good items of both modern and antique silver, please do have a look. A truly beautiful and most wonderful lot which would grace anyone's home. I have also listed other scarce flatware sets too.PERFECT FOR USE ALL YEAR ROUND, DINE IN REAL STYLE! An opportunity not to be missed. The item "Heavy Victoria Elkington Armorial Lucas 1852 Huge Silver Entree Dish 1884 grams" is in sale since Tuesday, November 17, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Bowls". The seller is "porringer9" and is located in ruislip. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.