AC Silver is located in Newcastle, UK
Sterling Silver Hare Sugar Box - Antique Victorian
REF: C5069 / LA330819
A magnificent, fine and impressive, antique Victorian English sterling silver sugar box realistically modelled in the form of a hare; an addition to our animal related silverware collection. This magnificent antique 19th century cast sterling silver sugar box has been realistically modelled in the form of a hare, upright on its hind legs. This impressive sugar box has been embellished with chased decoration reproducing the features of the hare's fur, anatomy and facial features. This antique silver sugar box piece retains the original hallmarked cast sterling silver push fit cover/head. The hallmarks struck to the underside and cover of this impressive 19th century sugar box in silver includes: Maker's mark: n (Ludwig Neresheimer, Hanau) Importer's mark: BM (B Muller & Son (Berthold Muller)) Import mark: Chester, England Import date mark: Q (1899) Additional marks: pseudo marks Dimensions Length 19.5cm/7.7" Width 11cm/4.3" Height 33cm/13" Weight 27.9 troy ounces/869g Maker: Ludwig Neresheimer Date: 1899 Origin: Chester, England
AC Silver has clarified that the Sterling Silver Hare Sugar Box - Antique Victorian (LA330819) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1899
This silver hare sugar box is an exceptional quality, in exceptional condition and is an exceptional gauge of silver. The hallmarks struck to the underside and body of the hare, in addition to the sleeve of the cover are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of 19th century silverware.
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This Sterling Silver Hare Sugar Box - Antique Victorian is located in Newcastle, UK