Sheffield - Cutlery, Georgian set of silver plated dessert forks with MOP handles (7) - Georgian - Mother of pearl, Silverplate

Description
Sheffield - Cutlery, Georgian set of silver plated dessert forks with MOP handles (7) - Georgian - Mother of pearl, Silverplate
England - Late 18th century

A set of 7 beautiful Regency silver close plated dessert forks with reeded mother-of-pearl handles. The tines and plated parts of the handles are delicately bright-cut with a floral and leaf design. The handles have a wonderful lustre.

Made in Sheffield, c. 1790's.

220 g total weight
16.5 cm long

Very good antique condition. Some wear to silver plating commensurate with age and use; one handle has a crack in the mother-of-pearl and two others have tiny nicks and marks; 3 forks have loose ferrules/collars.

The parcel will be sent fully tracked and insured.

Lot details
No. of items
7
Object
Cutlery, Georgian set of silver plated dessert forks with MOP handles
Material
Mother of pearl, Silverplate
Manufacturer/ Brand
Sheffield
Style
Georgian
Estimated Period
Late 18th century
Country of Origin
England
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
1×1.8×16.5 cm
Weight
220 g
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