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Late 19th Century Fine Quality Framed Bronzed Plaque Of A Classical Battle Scene, With ‘elkington’ Makers Mark


£950 | $1,268 USD | €1,092 EUR
Item Number: SA767225
Date of manufacture: 1880
Current Status: For sale
Seller: LVS Decorative Arts
This antique has been viewed 21 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.


A late 19th century (circa 1880) fine quality framed bronzed plaque of a Classical battle scene, with ‘Elkington’ makers mark to the reverse.
This bronzed plaque of a Classical battle scene depicts warriors in battle, some wearing armour and holding shields, all within a light oak frame.

‘Elkington & Co’ in Birmingham was set up by bothers George Richards Elkington & Henry Elkington in the 1830’s as a silversmiths, in 1838 they discovered and patented a new technique of electroplating one metal onto the surface of another metal and by 1840 they had started to produce such items.
‘Elkington & Co’ were one of the most important and also main producers of silverplate at the time and received both Royal and Imperial warrants and exhibited at the Great Exhibition in 1851, they also produced items in other metals such as this particular piece.
This plaque is in good condition for age and can go straight into a home, there are existing fixings to the reverse.
LVS Decorative Arts is a family run business specialising in an eclectic mix of fine quality and decorative antiques from around the world.
Being members of LAPADA, the largest association for professional art and antiques dealers in the UK, we are committed in upholding the highest of standards.
All furniture is professionally restored to the highest of standards, using traditional methods by cabinet makers and polishers with a wealth of experience keeping the item in as original condition as possible and conserving original patina (colour) and materials whenever possible - we feel that quality restoration is paramount to the longevity of the piece.
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Please bear in mind: antique items for sale may have some wear and marks commensurate with their age which adds to the character of the piece.
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Internal Ref: LVS1225


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1880.


Height = 31.5 cm (12.4")
Width = 73.5 cm (28.9")
Depth = 4.5 cm (1.8")

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