By the early part of the 20th century, the company had opened numerous showrooms in England and Scotland as well as locations in Capetown, South Africa and Melbourne, Australia. This pair of candlesticks have been filled for balance. Sold An elegant pair of antique silver candle holders in the Adam style. The fish set is presented in its original box, which measures 14 inches 35. Branches were later opened throughout Great Britain and worldwide.
Total weight approx 211 grams, 6. Silver plated with gold plated lining. Subscriptions will be charged to your credit card in Australian dollars. Sold An excellent quality antique sterling silver key. £1,175 b7810: Hallmarked In 1913 Hallmarked in Sheffield, 1913 by , this delightful Pair of Edwardian Vases stand on pierced hexagonal bases.
The candlesticks are filled for balance. Mary Simpson We have a tiny little jug only 1 inch or 2. Sold A stylish vintage silver plated ice pail with raised loop handles and concentric line decorated body. All I know about Avro is their connection to The Lancaster Bomber the successful cousin to the failed Manchester predecessor! Silver height 30 cms, base 36 x 29 cms. The chalice has a decorative knop and a daisy shaped foot. The candlesticks have shaped oval bases with reed detailing.
Base 11 x 11 cms. The firm was managed by Sir John Bingham, Hall's nephew, until 1916. In 1852, seven years after its founding, it was reported that the company had 20 employees. Simple classic design with oval shaped bases and reeded bor. Sold A good antique sterling silver mounted wine jug of simple plain form.
The original business was started in 1845 by George Walker when he secured the royal warrant for electroplating at Sheffield. There is a band of latin script around the chalice and flagon. Traditionally these boxes were kept by the fire to warm the biscuits. Descriptions, images and price ranges are included for reference purposes. All together this tea set has a weight of 61. Sold Antique silver plated candlesticks. Very pretty embossed decoration with flowers and leaves.
In a bid to modernise an increasingly old fashioned post-war range of goods, the company director hired the young designer David Mellor in 1954 soon after his graduation from the Royal College of Art. The company was a pioneer of electroplated silverware, producing high quality dining sets that were affordable to middle class citizens. On top there is a cut glass bowl. The pieces are semi-circular in shape, with ridged edges and platform bases. £465 j3403: Hallmarked In 1902 Hallmarked in Sheffield, 1902 by , this striking, antique set of six napkin rings, are presented in their original box, and feature shaped and scalloped borders, and engraved decoration on the bellied sides. Silver plated with gold plated lining. The famous trademark of the flag was first registered in 1861.
The gadrooning follows through on the loop, swing handle. By 1894 the company reported 1500 employees in total. Length of fish knife 25 cms, fish fork 21 cms, knife 19 cms. For library subscription rates please. Sold This decorative Victorian shell biscuit box opens to reveal a pretty interior. This item is not for sale, but most of my pieces were bought through the Internet. Sold An attractive pair of antique sterling silver candle holders in the Georgian style with leaf corner bases and nozzles fixed.
The centre has good quality engraving of. In 1852, seven years after its founding, it was reported that the company had 20 employees. The ivory handles are carved with African figures. The coffee pot is 8 in. £1,375 b9886: Hallmarked In 1925 Hallmarked in Sheffield, 1925 by , this time-honoured pair Candlesticks have classic corinthian form with impressive stepped bases and two bands of beading. £3,775 j0280: Hallmarked In 1903 This fantastic antique Epergne stands on a removable wooden plaque and carries three hanging baskets and three trumpet vases from scroll style arms, each with floral pierced work decorating the borders.