DescriptionA FOUR-PIECE BARKER BROTHERS ENGLISH SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE
Barker Brothers Silver Ltd., Birmingham, England, circa 1947-1948
Marks: (lion passant), (anchor), B B S L D (in shield), X, STERLING, MADE IN ENGLAND
9-1/2 inches high (24.1 cm) (coffee pot)
123.1 ounces (gross)
From a Midwest Estate
The service comprising a tea pot, coffee pot, creamer and sugar, each with S-scroll acanthus leaf handles, the bodies with floral and foliate chased repoussé decoration, each raised on a circular base issuing four feet with fan-form and leaf decoration, the tea and coffee pots having hinged lids with an applied flower finial.
Each piece in very good condition, surface scratches and nicks commensurate with age, but all appear to be void of any discernable denting, lids fit securely.
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