Sterling Silver Coffee Pot - Louis Style - Antique Victorian. An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver coffee pot in the Louis style; an addition to the silver teaware collection.This exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver coffee pot has a baluster form in the Louis style. The lower portion of the body is embellished with chased scroll, floral and leaf decoration on a scale diaper pattern background incorporating a scroll bordered shaped vacant cartouche to either side. This Victorian coffee pot is fitted with a plain hinged hallmarked domed cover which retains the original hallmarked cast sterling silver finial realistically modelled in the form of an eagle.
The shaped rim of the cover is encircled with an applied scrolling border accented with stylised leaf motifs. The impressive opposing scroll handle is ornamented with a large, chased decorated single leaf design which is incorporated into the shaped thumbpiece. The upper socket of the handle is embellished with chased leaf decoration in junction with the body. The fine and impressive swan necked spout is ornamented with further leaf and scrolling decoration accented with a tiered husk design and lozenge motif to the underside. This antique Louis style coffee pot is supported on four scrolling bracket style feet embellished with chased stylised leaf decoration accented with a large leaf textured design in junction with the body.
This antique Victorian coffee pot is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition. The interior of the coffee pot has been professionally cleaned and is ready for use. The chased decoration to this piece is very sharp.
Full hallmarks struck to the underside and part hallmarks struck to the cover and finial are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Victorian silverware. Length from back of handle to tip of spout 23.5cm/9.3. We are dedicated to ensuring the highest possible quality service to our customers, always going above and beyond! See the tabs below to read more about our policies.
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.
For more details see our About Us. FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries. The item "Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Coffee Pot Louis Style" is in sale since Tuesday, March 28, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Teapots & Sets".The seller is "acsilver925" and is located in NEWCASTLE ON TYNE. This item can be shipped worldwide.