William Suckling Ltd - Tea service (5) - Silver plated

William Suckling Ltd - Tea service (5) - Silver plated
U.K. - Early 20th century

For offer, a 4-piece silver plated tea set, made by 'William Suckling Ltd', of Birmingham, England circa 1900, together with a pie-crust tray.

Registered design number of: 640380 (1900-1901).

Model number: 3230.

This was made to be retailed by 'Cooke & Kelvey' of Calcutta.

Founded in Calcutta in 1857 by Robert Thomas Cooke and Charles Kelvey, later also with a London outlet at 150 Leadenhall St. The Calcutta shop became one of the finest establishments in India, selling top quality London and Paris made watches, clocks, silverware etc, to Colonial Europeans.

Coffee pot height 19.2cm.
Tea pot height 16cm.
Sugar bowl height to rim 7.5cm.
Creamer height to spout 9.2cm.
Tray diameter 36.2cm.

Lot details
No. of items
Tea service
Silver plated
Manufacturer/ Brand
William Suckling Ltd
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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