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AC Silver is located in Newcastle, UK

Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III

REF: C5104 / LA337042
£4950
€5727
$6888
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Description
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George III English sterling silver coffee urn/samovar; an addition to our Georgian silver teaware collection This exceptional antique George III sterling silver coffee urn/samovar has an urn shaped form supported by a spreading circular pedestal foot onto a cut cornered square base and four ball style feet. The alternating concave panelled body of this impressive antique Georgian coffee urn is encompassed with impressive wrigglework decorated borders, in addition to engraved suspended floral festoons accented with a ribbon bow motif to the apex. The festoons to the anterior and posterior panels each incorporate an oval cartouche; the anterior surface depicts the contemporary engraved initials 'HMR' and the posterior remains vacant. The upper portion of the body is further embellished with a band of engraved decoration accented with simplified quatrefoil floral motifs. The anterior surface of the body incorporates a fine and impressive cast spigot accented with ribbed decoration, incorporating the exceptional and original carved incurved shaped handle. This Georgian coffee urn is fitted with a pair of cast silver narrow loop handles with further ribbed decoration to the handpieces and large impressive leaf decorated upper terminals. This impressive example antique silver retains the original plain domed hallmarked push fit cover surmounted with an impressive cast sterling silver ball style finial. The surface of the cover is embellished with a further engraved border, identical to that encompassing the body. The circular pedestal terminates to the square base with a shaped foot reflecting the concave panelled shape of the body. The foot and base of the coffee urn are encompassed with the further engraved decoration. Dimensions Height 34.8cm/13.7" Length to front of spout 19cm/7.5" Width across handles 21.1cm/8.3" Weight 35.8 troy ounces/1113g

declaration

AC Silver has clarified that the Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III (LA337042) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1786

condition

This antique coffee urn is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. There are some minor surface blemishes as to be expected, in keeping with age. The cast decoration is very sharp and the engraved ornamentation is very crisp. Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the body, in addition to part hallmarks to the sleeve of the cover are all very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.

additional info

Material:
Silver
Origin:
English
Date of Manufacture:
1786

delivery

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location

This Sterling Silver Coffee Urn - Antique George III is located in Newcastle, UK

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