A mixed lot of silver items, various dates and makers
comprising: a late Victorian pair of grape scissors, Sheffield 1897 , a Victorian oval hip flask, London 1899 , an Edwardian hot water jug with a pierced foliate frieze, Sheffield 1907 , a George III Newcastle cream jug, a pepper pot, a cigarette box of plain rectangular form, a sauce boat, a pair of toast racks, six coffee bean end spoons, a set of six coffee spoons, a pair of knife rests, a salt cellar, a pepper pot, and a mustard pot, a set of twelve silver handled fruit knives and forks with...
Rectangular, engraved with a band of reeded circles at each side of the cover and base, the cover applied in the central reserve with a badge of the 1st battery of the 12th Artillery Brigade and the dates '1885 1915', the interior engraved with signatures, marked inside cover
A silver cigarette box, an embossed hand mirror, a watch case, two button hooks, two glass salts and assorted items (qty)
Alison specialises in ceramics and textiles with a particular interest in design and decorative arts from 1880 to 1945. She graduated in 2006 with a BA Hons degree in Art History, and brings over eight years’ experience to Fieldings. Her most significant finds to date include a pair of 18th Century Limehouse sauceboats which sold at auction for £36,000, a 17th Century band sampler selling for £1,100 and a collection of Louis Vuitton luggage selling for over £9,000.