Egyptian Revival Sheffield 4 person egg cruet set - Silver plated - Second half 19th century

Description
Egyptian Revival Sheffield 4 person egg cruet set - Silver plated - Second half 19th century
England

Wonderful Victorian silver plated egg cruet breakfast set for 4, comprising cups, stand and spoons. The oval stand rests on ornate Egyptian Revival cast feet and is trimmed with an openwork border engraved with lotus flowers; there are 4 rests for spoons pierced with a cross design. The cups are trimmed with banded borders.

Made by the Pinder Brothers, Sheffield, c. 1880's.

654 g
20 cm tall to handle
3 cm tall to rim
20 x 15 cm stand
cups - 7 cm tall, 5.5 cm across the top
spoons - 12 cm

Wear to silvering and scuffing commensurate with age and use; few small dark marks; the egg pins are absent, so the cups stand freely.

The parcel will be sent fully insured and tracked.

Lot details
Object
Egyptian Revival Sheffield 4 person egg cruet set
Material
Silver plated
Estimated Period
Second half 19th century
Country of Origin
England
Condition
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
Dimensions
20×15×20 cm
Weight
654 g
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