Silverware

A HALLMARKED BIRMINGHAM SILVER TEA SET

Lot No
53
Description
Gross Weight : 935 gms
Size : 6 x 11 x 5.5 in and smaller
Estimate
Rs. 70,000 - 90,000

Winning Bid

₹ 1,86,714

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

An elegant silver tea set, comprising of a kettle, a creamer and a sugar bowl. The simplistic design pattern of this tea set imbibes it with eloquence and grace. The engravings on these pieces, namely the anchor and the lion, traces its origins to Birmingham, England. The maker’s {TS} mark is for Thomas Shaw, while the engraved alphabet {G} is the code which indicates the time of its creation during the years 1830-31 in Birmingham.

This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.
(payment only in Indian Rupees)