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SA816053

Swedish Silver Sauce Tureens - Antique 1791

Price

£2,950 | $4,111 USD | €3,438 EUR
Item Number: SA816053
Date of manufacture: 1700
Current Status: For sale
Seller: AC Silver
This antique has been viewed 20 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive pair of antique Swedish silver sauce tureens; an addition to our 18th century silverware collection
These exceptional antique Swedish silver sauce tureens have a plain oval shaped form onto a plain oval spreading pedestal foot to a rectangular base and collet rim.
The plain body of each antique sauce tureen is embellished with an impressive applied figural medallion to each side.
The medallion to one depicts a female carrying an overflowing cornucopia and the other bears a seated female with a turtle to her feet; it can be determined that such an arrangement of figures relates to a historical event or folklore.
The upper rim of the tureen is encompassed with applied bead decoration.
These exceptional silver tureens retain the original push fit covers ornamented with further bead decoration and surmounted with an impressive cast silver organic acorn style finial.
Each antique Swedish tureen is fitted with two impressive silver handles ornamented with a band of applied oval bead decoration to the upper portion.
The oval pedestal foot of each tureen is embellished with applied bead decoration to the upper and lower portion.
The pedestal foot surmounts a rectangular base ornamented with an impressive floral border to the collet rim.
The hallmarks to the surface of each tureen includes:
Maker's mark: IWZ (Johan Wilhelm Zimmerman)
Silver quality/purity mark: Three Crowns National mark (Swedish, .830, 830/1000)
Date mark: I2 (1791)
Condition
These antique 18th century tureens are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.
The applied and cast decoration is very sharp.
The Swedish hallmarks to the surface of the body are clear in keeping with age and location.
Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these items of antique silverware.
Dimensions
Length across handles 22.8cm/9"
Width 9.1cm/3.6"
Height 21.3cm/8.4"
Total Weight
34.1 troy ounces/1061g
Maker: Johan Wilhelm Zimmerman
Date: 1791
Origin: Sweden, Europe
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Internal Ref: C5694



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1700.


Dimensions

Height = 1 cm (0.4")
Width = 1 cm (0.4")
Depth = 1 cm (0.4")


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AC Silver
35B St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
NE2 2SU
United Kingdom
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