Sterling Silver Condiment Set - Antique George V (1919). This exceptional 5 piece antique condiment set in sterling silver consists of two salts, two pepper pots and one mustard pot. The pieces of this fine silver condiment set have a plain circular rounded form onto a plain circular pedestal foot. The surface of each piece is embellished with applied panelling decoration, influencing the shaped border to the rim. The mustard pot is fitted with an angular C shaped handle and a hinged hallmarked plain domed cover.The pepper pots are fitted with push fit covers with pierced "pepper" holes. The covers to each of the pepper pots and mustard pot are surmounted with a simplified sterling silver urn style finial. Each salt and mustard pot is fitted with the original removable blue glass liner.
This antique George V condiment set is presented with three hallmarked Birmingham sterling silver spoons. These fine examples of antique silverware are fitted to the original hinged leatherette box with satin and velvet lined interior and secures with a push fit catch.The interior of the box bears the retailer"s mark "Beaver Ltd, Goldsmiths, 7&9 St Ann Street, Manchester. Each piece of this exceptional set was assayed in Birmingham in 1919; the salts and peppers were made by M Beaver Ltd (Marcus Beaver) and the mustard pot and spoons were crafted by E S Barnsley & Co (Edward Souter Barnsley). The pieces of this antique 5 piece antique condiment set are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and exceptional condition.
Each piece has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition. The original presentation box is subtly warped as does not close securely. Full hallmarks struck to the surface of each piece and the reverse of each spoon, in addition to part hallmarks to each cover are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these pieces of antique silverware.Length from back of handle to rim 8.4cm/3.3. 12.8 troy ounces/399g (excluding glass liners and including spoons). Maker: M Beaver Ltd (Marcus Beaver). Andrew Campbell founder and owner of AC Silver has been dealing in antique diamond & gemstone jewellery and antique sterling silver since 1977. In addition to his high quality Newcastle-based shop, Andrew has developed what is now an established and internationally recognised online store. All orders placed before 2pm GMT are dispatched the same day. Company Name: AC Silver Unlimited. This item is in the category "Collectables\Kitchen & Home\Kitchen Tools & Gadgets\Salt & Pepper Shakers". The seller is "acsilver925" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Egypt, Reunion, South Africa.