Antique Pair Rococo Sauce Boats John George Piddington

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Antique Pair Rococo Sauce Boats John George Piddington

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This is a wonderful pair of large antique sterling silver bateau sauceboats, each with a cherub holding a garland of flowers on the rear and in fabulous Rococo style.

Each is marked on the base with the original continental German marks and on the side with the London import hallmarks for 1902, and the makers mark for John George Piddington.

These sauceboats are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

There is no mistaking their unique quality and design, which is sure to make them a treasured piece by any discerning collector.

Condition:

In excellent condition with clear hallmarks and no dings, dents or signs of repair. Please see photos for confirmation.

Dimensions in cm:

Height 21 x Width 24 x Depth 16

Weight 60 troy oz - Weight of the pair

Dimensions in inches:

Height 8 inches x Width 9 inches x Depth 6 inches

- Weight of the pai

The UK company J.G.Piddington was a shipping and forwarding business founded in 1849, the firm was a partnership between J.Friend and J. Piddington. The grandson of Piddington, John G.Smith Jr. took the surname of his grandfather in 1900. J.G. Piddington & Co are noted to have imported a great deal of silver, apparently an important part of their business until 1939. Many of these items, decorative in nature were of German origin, they specialised in excellent copies of old master silversmiths' work, particularly Nuremberg pieces, double lady cups, old goblets, snuff boxes and so on.

Width: 24.0 cm
Height: 21.0 cm
Depth: 16.0 cm

Estimated Time: Less than one week

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Can be collected from London, N4
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Condition: Used

Wear Condition: Excellent

Period: Early 20th Century

Style: Antique

Listed by: Tino_8f8a
SKU: 95708178