Welcome to William Sharpe Antiques. Here today for your consideration we have this superb sterling silver family-crested part cutlery set, having various London makers and dates. Each piece in this beautiful set has been produced in the Fiddleback design and features the same family crest (some with variation, refer photos). Condition is good overall, with a couple of misshapen tines here and there.The hallmarks range from 70%-90%, with each piece being of very good quality and gauge. The composition and specifics are as follows. Table/Soup Spoons (11) (11) - William Eley & William Fearn, c1821. 67gms per spoon and approx. (5) - Chawner & Co (George Adams), c1843. (3) - Chawner & Co (George Adams), c1844. (3) - Mary Chawner, c1839. 45gms per spoon and approx.
(5) - William Eley & William Fearn, c1819. (4) - William Eaton, c1839. 76gms per fork and approx. (6) - William Eley & William Fearn, c1819.
(5) - William Chawner II, c1821. 39gms per fork and approx. Total silver weight: 2,345gms. Overall, this is a wonderful set full of quality pieces from outstanding silversmiths of the Georgian and early Victorian period.
A great project to add to, or perfect as it is for those large family gatherings. To see my other items! If you would like to view this item or any other, please don't hesitate to contact me. Inspections are available seven days a week, with flexible timing. Sterling silver offered at William Sharpe Antiques is original and authentic, showing signs of use over its life.Unless expressly stated above, all pieces are free from major structural damage. However, normal signs of use including shallow depressions, fine scratches, and minor pattern and hallmark wear should be expected.
All pieces (unless expressly stated above) have undertaken a very light polish with respect to the original patina, and a decision for further polishing will be left to the new custodian. Please note that items listed (unless otherwise advertised) are antiques and are not brand new. The item "Antique Georgian Victorian 42pc Sterling Silver Part Cutlery Set Fiddle Back Lot" is in sale since Thursday, April 15, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling".
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