The reverse of the bowl has a crisp rattail with bead decoration. The reverse terminal is engraved with original dot-pricked betrothal initials with flourishes and the "1709" date is a good, desirable, additional feature. The spoon has a great set of Britannia Standard Exeter hallmarks and a fine original patina - an excellent all round spoon. Please view our specialist site for a further large selection of fine quality Victorian, Georgian and earlier silver.22cm (8.7) long; 61 grams weight. Full set of English hallmarks (guaranteeing Britannia 958 standard silver) for Exeter 1709 by John Elston. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any further questions.
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The item "Queen Anne EXETER SILVER TREFID SPOON, 1709 by John Elston BRITANNIA Antique" is in sale since Saturday, November 21, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Cutlery".
The seller is "sunbeau" and is located in Royal Forest of Dean. This item can be shipped worldwide.