THIS DELIGHTFUL, BOXED, ANTIQUE AND HEAVY - 540GMS - HALLMARKED SOLID STERLING SILVER BACHELOR'S TEASET, MADE BY HENRY STRATFORD IN SHEFFIELD 1880, IS IN VERY GOOD USED CONDITION. THE SET COMPRISES A TEAPOT, JUG AND SUGAR BOWL.EACH PIECE HAS A PART FLUTED BODY AND A BAND OF ATTRACTIVE ENGRAVING. THERE ARE NO REAL DINGS OR DENTS TO REPORT, JUST THE NORMAL SURFACE HINTS OF WEAR AND USE SHOWING MOSTLY ON THE TEAPOT.
THERE ARE THE NORMAL SURFACE SIGNS OF CLEANING, POLISHING AND USE SHOWING. THERE IS A SLIGHT SIDEWAYS MOVEMENT OF THE TEAPOT LID AND THE HANDLE IS CURRENTLY QUITE WOBBLY. THE TEAPOT HAS NOT BEEN CLEANED INTERNALLY. IT MEASURES 12CMS IN HEIGHT AND 22CMS FROM HANDLE TO SPOUT.
THE JUG MEASURES 8CMS MAX IN HEIGHT AND 10.5CMS FROM HANDLE TO SPOUT. THE SUGAR MEASURES 8.3CMS MAX IN HEIGHT AND 14.5CMS FROM HANDLE TO HANDLE. THE ORIGINAL ANTIQUE BOX IS IN GREAT CONDITION INTERNALLY BUT AT SOME POINT THE LOCK HAS BEEN SAWN OPEN AND THERE IS NO KEY. IT NO LONGER TOTALLY CLOSES. ALONG WITH OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST SUCH AS CHINA, CRYSTAL, CUTLERY AND CANTEENS, SO PLEASE TAKE A LOOK.
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The item "VGC BOXED Hallmarked 1880 HEAVY 540gms SOLID SILVER BACHELOR 3 piece TEA SET" is in sale since Sunday, November 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Teapots & Sets". The seller is "funkyliz56" and is located in Reading, Berkshire. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.