Gorgeous Antique 1892 English Sheffield Thomas Bradbury & Sons Mother of Pearl and Sterling Silver Fruit Set comes in its Original Case. The Knife Blades and Forks are Not Sterling, however, their Collars and Tips are Sterling and Fully Hallmarked.The Blades are Beautifully Engraved with a Victorian Design of Leaves. Each Fork and Knife is Hallmarked on the Collar and Bottom Tip with the Thomas Bradbury & Sons (TB&S in a Cartouche), the Crown for Sheffield Sterling Silver and the date mark Z in a cartouche for 1892.
They are all marked exactly alike. The Forks measure: 6 1/2 long. The Knives measure: 8 1/8 long.
No chips, No cracks, No corrosion, No repairs. The Mother of Pearl is Gorgeous with a beautiful luster. The silver is shiny and bright. We did a light hand polish.
The fitted case holds the utensils securely and opens and closes easily and appropriately with minor age appropriate wear as expected. These do not look like they were ever used.The knives have never been sharpened and retain their original edge. The engraving and the hallmarks are crisp and legible. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "uptownantiques" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.