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Sterling Silver Presentation Bowl - George VI 1937 (1 of 12)
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Sterling Silver Presentation Bowl - George VI 1937

REF: C1317 / LA385475
£7095
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Description
This is a magnificent, fine and impressive antique George VI English sterling silver presentation bowl with sporting interest; an addition to our 1930's ornamental silverware collection This exceptional antique 1930s sterling silver bowl has a circular rounded form onto a shaped spreading foot. The plain body of this impressive bowl is encircled with cast and applied domed medallions, each encompassed with a bud decorated border and illustrated with the sporting events: running, shot put, hurdles, long jump, high jump and tug of war*. The bowl is fitted with two exceptional planished handles, ornamented with flat engraved interlacing Celtic style ornamentation to either side of each handpiece. This sterling silver bowl is supported by a plain quatrefoil shaped spreading base with four tri-lobed feet. This versatile bowl is a substantial size and if required could be used as a wine/bottle cooler. * These sporting events can be considered as field and track sports, and have each been a part of the Olympic Games; this includes tug of war which was incorporated into the Olympics between 1900-1920, until the sport was considered to be distinct from athletics. Maker: John Taylor & Co Date: 1937 Origin: Birmingham, England

measurements

Length across handles 43.4cm/17.1", Diameter of bowl 32cm/12.6", Width across feet 17.2cm/6.8", Height 23.7cm/9.3". Weight: 102 troy ounces/3173g

declaration

AC Silver has clarified that the Sterling Silver Presentation Bowl - George VI 1937 (LA385475) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1937

condition

This antique 1930s sterling silver bowl is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. This bowl has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition. The cast and applied decoration is all very sharp and the flat engraved ornamentation is very crisp. Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the bowl are very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.

additional info

Material:
Artisan:
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Date of Manufacture:
1937

delivery

WORLDWIDE POSTAGE/SHIPPING FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries. Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received. INSURANCE IN TRANSIT Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000. All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver. Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase

location

This Sterling Silver Presentation Bowl - George VI 1937 is located in Newcastle, UK

Dealer Information:

AC Silver

Newcastle, UK