A silver four-piece  tea and coffee service, with matched kettle on stand and large salver service by Charles Stuart Harris, London 1899 / 1907, kettle, by Henry Holland, London 1856, the salver by Edward, John & William Barnard, London 1847  (6)
Lot 11Y Ф
A silver four-piece tea and coffee service, with matched kettle on stand and large salver
service by Charles Stuart Harris, London 1899 / 1907, kettle, by Henry Holland, London 1856, the salver by Edward, John & William Barnard, London 1847 (6)
Sold for £ 8,500 (US$ 10,915) inc. premium

Lot Details
A silver four-piece  tea and coffee service, with matched kettle on stand and large salver service by Charles Stuart Harris, London 1899 / 1907, kettle, by Henry Holland, London 1856, the salver by Edward, John & William Barnard, London 1847  (6)
A silver four-piece tea and coffee service, with matched kettle on stand and large salver
service by Charles Stuart Harris, London 1899 / 1907, kettle, by Henry Holland, London 1856, the salver by Edward, John & William Barnard, London 1847
The service comprising tea and coffee pots, sugar bowl and cream jug, pear form profusely chased with flowers and acanthus among 'C' scrolls on a stippled ground, armorial engraved cartouches, leaf embellished handles and feet, the pot handles with ivory insulators, covers with flower finials, lower junction of the spouts with grotesque bearded masks; the large kettle, of spherical form with profuse foliate chased decoration, cartouches with shield armorial engraving, upright handle with ivory insulators, scroll, anthemion and diaper-work pierced stand with open-work floral festoons between three scroll feet supporting a removable burner.

The large salver of shaped-circular form, the raised shaped border with an openwork acanthus scroll rim interspersed with flowers and tapering bead drops, the centre profusely engraved with sprays of flowers and fruiting vines with songbirds among acanthus scrolls, all around a central armorial engraving and presentation inscription 'To Edward Cock, Esq by his pupils and friends Decr 1847' diameter 65cm, height of kettle 38.5cm, weight of all 364oz. (6)

Footnotes

  • Armorial engravings:

    The salver, engraved with an unofficial shield and crest designed for the presentation's recipient Edward Cock.

    The tea and coffee service, quartered shield with plumed helm
    of a Spanish gentleman.

    On the kettle and stand, engraved with a shield and crest.
    The shield of GARLAND of Lincolnshire and London
    ensigned by the crest recorded for ALEXANDER,
    FISHER, HATFIELD, MARTIN, WATT and others.
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