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SA824619

Antique English Large Solid Silver Bowls, Set Of 3 With Roman Frieze - Elkington & Co 1895

Price

£4,500 | $6,271 USD | €5,244 EUR
Item Number: SA824619
Date of manufacture: Victorian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Artisan Antiques
This antique has been viewed 27 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.

Description

We are delighted to offer this majestic set of solid silver bowls made by the renowned silversmith, Elkington & Co in Birmingham 1895.
 
Made by arguable one of the best 19th Century silverware makers, this set is no exception in quality, design and intricate craftsmanship.
 
The set is comprised of one large centrepiece bowl and two symmetrical side bowls, each with matching gadrooned decorations and a highly desirable Roman Frieze.
 
The Roman Frize refers to the applied band of the exquisite and intricately decorated scenes of Roman figures on the top bezel of the bowl. This style was one of the trademark styles on Elkington's works with such designs being found on bowls, ewers and goblets.
 
The contrast between the embellished Roman Frieze and the 'plain' finish of the exterior is exceptional. In addition to such divergence of designs on the exterior, the interiors of the bowls are lightly gilded which builds upon the artistic contrast with tonal disparity.
 
With such use of gilding and gadrooning, the bowl's interior excellently accents the exterior mirror-like silver finish and glistens magnificently under lighting in many different angles.
 
Due to the large and accommodating size of the dishes, in addition to rich interior decor, they may be used practically to serve a variety of food such as fruits, bread, cakes or your preferred choice.
 
The trio is fully hallmarked with clear English marks on the reverse side.
 
An excellent addition for a luxurious dining experience whether be it for display or usage with food of your choice.
 
SIZE
Large Bowl Size:
Size (mm) L:310mm W:220mm
Size (inches) L:12.2 W:8.66
Weight: 1174 grams (41.4 oz)
 
Small Bowl Size:
Size (mm) W:155mm H:70mm
Size (inches) L:6.10 W:2.75
Weight: 949 grams (33.4 oz) - for the pair.
 
CONDITION
Excellent Condition -  The set is in excellent antique condition with no damage or issues. Please refer to the photographs to examine the condition in further detail.
 
FREE SHIPPING
Artisan Antiques offers a Global Free Shipping Service with discreet packaging and delivery. We will always ensure you receive the item and see the delivery through to the end.
 
*All parcels are insured - all shipping liabilities other than import/customs duty, are covered by Artisan Antiques.
 
*Colours of the product may slightly differ from the photos due to different computer screens & lighting conditions*
 
- Price negotiations may be possible under certain criteria, please contact us via telephone (07578761640) or email (info@artisanantiques.net) - 
We strive to provide inimitable first-class service with your needs and satisfaction as our number one priority.



Declaration

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


Dimensions

Height = 0 cm (0.0")
Width = 31 cm (12.2")
Depth = 22 cm (8.7")


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