Only suitable for sale within the UK, due to the ivory content in the handle heat spacers and finials. This item has been registered for exemption under the new Ivory Act and is legal to sell. We are happy for the registration number (1SBHVREK) to be checked with the Animal & Plant Health Agency.
Britannia silver tea & coffee service of squat circular form with ribbed borders on spreading pedestal feet. Britannia silver is 95.8% silver content, as opposed to 92.5% for sterling silver. The coffee pot features a presentation inscription to the underside of the base. Each piece also features a contemporary monogram and the Goldsmiths & Silversmiths retail stamp to the underside of the base.
Condition is excellent with light surface wear commensurate with age.
Each piece is hallmarked for London 1920 by The Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company.
Approximate weight for all four pieces is 2.880 kilos or 92.5 troy ounces.
Approximate dimensions are:
Coffee pot: 19.5 cm height, 21 cm handle to spout length and 12 cm depth.
Teapot: 15 cm height, 21 cm handle to spout length and 13 cm depth.
Sugar: 9 cm height, 16.5 cm handle to handle length and 11 cm depth.
Creamer: 11 cm height, 12.5 cm handle to spout length and 9.5 cm depth.