Walker & Hall - Sheffield - Cutlery, Spoon, Set of 6 coffee spoons and 6 teaspoons (12) - Art Nouveau - Silverplate

Description
Walker & Hall - Sheffield - Cutlery, Spoon, Set of 6 coffee spoons and 6 teaspoons (12) - Art Nouveau - Silverplate
England - Late 19th century

Late Victorian silver plated set of 6 teaspoons and 6 demitasse coffee spoons.

The teaspoons are made by Walker & Hall, Sheffield and marked with a Greek "Xi" for c. 1898; Walker & Hall was one of the few companies to date their plated ware.

The coffee spoons are trimmed with banded borders and decorated with a delicate scroll design in high-relief in Art Nouveau style.

232 g total weight
teaspoons - 13 cm
coffee spoons - 11.5 cm

Great antique condition. One of the teaspoons has a deep nick at the tip of the handle; light wear to silvering on reverse of the teaspoon bowls commensurate with age and use.

The parcel will be sent fully tracked and insured.

Lot details
No. of items
12
Object
Cutlery, Set of 6 coffee spoons and 6 teaspoons, Spoon
Material
Silverplate
Designer/ Artist
Walker & Hall
Manufacturer/ Brand
Sheffield
Style
Art Nouveau
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
England
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
1.8×2.8×13 cm
Weight
232 g
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