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Quality English Victorian Sterling Silver Fruit Cutlery Set by Allen & Darwin. A wonderful example of an English Sterling Silver Fruit Cutlery Set made during the reign of Queen Victorian 1898. This particular set was made in Englands most famous silversmith town of Sheffield.Highly collected silversmiths of the time Allen & Darwin. The set comprise of Sterling silver cutlery set. With mother of pearl handle grips. The fork is of a three pronged variety with decoration to front, this carries on through to all items, which has a bordered top edging to both sides with scroll design. These sets would have been used during breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Each piece has a highly polished silver finish to its entirety and has the benefit of. Has full set of English sterling silver hallmarks to the hilt, prongs and blade. Each item also carries a run number. All in all a wonderful collectors piece, produced by good makers, would make a great gift. Makers Mark AD Date Letter E & F 1897/8 Lion.925 Sterling Silver Finest, crown Sheffield. Light surface marks consistent with age and genuine use. No cracks or splits to the mother of pearl grips, , quality set. Maybe a gift for someone special, birthdays , christenings , all occasions, for your own collection maybe or pieces of historic interest.
The item "Quality English Victorian Sterling Silver Fruit Cutlery Set by Allen & Darwin" is in sale since Wednesday, January 22, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "uksilverantiques" and is located in london, London. This item can be shipped worldwide.