Welcome to William Sharpe Antiques. Here today for your consideration we have this superb set of six Victorian sterling silver dinner forks, made by Chawner & Co under the direction of George William Adams of London, c-1863. This flatware has been produced in the popular Queens pattern and is of exceptional quality and gauge. Condition is good used, with damage limited to a couple of mis-shapen tines (easily rectified if desired).
The face and verso have delicately erased monograms or crests, with the hallmarks being about 90% overall. A wonderful set for the collection. Each fork measures about 21.5cm long, with the set having a generous combined weight of 631gms. To see my other items! If you would like to view this item or any other, please don't hesitate to contact me.
Inspections are available seven days a week, with flexible timing. Sterling silver offered at William Sharpe Antiques is original and authentic, showing signs of use over its life. Unless expressly stated above, all pieces are free from major structural damage. However, normal signs of use including shallow depressions, fine scratches, and minor pattern and hallmark wear should be expected. All pieces (unless expressly stated above) have undertaken a very light polish with respect to the original patina, and a decision for further polishing will be left to the new custodian.
Please note that items listed (unless otherwise advertised) are antiques and are not brand new. The item "Antique Victorian 1863 Set of 6 Sterling Silver Queens Pattern Dinner Forks GA" is in sale since Thursday, May 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling".antiques" and is located in Ipswich, QLD. This item can be shipped worldwide.