Per Eales 1779 - Scaldabiscotti - Goldplate, Silverplate

Description
Per Eales 1779 - Scaldabiscotti - Goldplate, Silverplate
Italy - 1900

Antique biscuit warmer in the shape of a trilobed shell. It opens like a flower when serving the biscuits. Made in Italy for Eales 1779 England. Designed to stand by the fire in order to have warm biscuits with tea. The small handle is missing from one of the shell lobes but it does not affect its functionality.

Lot details
Object
Scaldabiscotti
Material
Goldplate, Silverplate
Manufacturer/ Brand
Per Eales 1779
Estimated Period
1900
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
Dimensions
26×21×20 cm
Weight
1.275 kg
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