Description

    An English Silver Pitcher
    Mark of Martin Hall & Co., Sheffield, England, c.1862

    The step footed bulbous form pitcher with a slender neck, an elaborate handle with a lever to the inside with which to open the hinged lid, the entire pitcher heavily decorated with intricate carved flowers and scale to the foot, angels, shells, and gargoyle style heads to the body, a cartouche to one side with a crest engraved in the center with the latin VIE ET ANIMO, gilt interior, total weight 43.4 troy ounces, hallmarks to the rim and underneath the lid
    14.2in. high


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    Normal signs of wear as appropriate with age

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2005
    17th Saturday
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