York Minster Antiques
Superb Indian Art Deco Sterling Silver Tea Set Bartons Bangalore Heavy Gauge
REF: GR173 / LA314748
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A very impressive solid silver art deco tea set made in the odeonesque angular style so evocative of the Art Deco era. Made by Bartons of Bangalore this is a very good quality colonial silver tea set being made of a very thick heavy gauge sterling silver. The sucrier and milk jug are both gilded to the inside to protect the silver. Made circa 1930. The tea set is of a "tea for two" size. Each piece marked Barton Silver on the foot. Bartons of Bangalore still exist today. The company was founded in Bangalore by Thomas Barton, from England establishing ‘Barton’ on 1st January 1861 at South Parade, Mahatma Ghandi Road, Bangalore where it is still located today. Bartons are renowned for their very high quality pieces.
York Minster Antiques has clarified that the Superb Indian Art Deco Sterling Silver Tea Set Bartons Bangalore Heavy Gauge (LA314748) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1930
Excellent antique condition commensurate with age and light usage. Good hallmarks.
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