Antique Late Victorian Period English Silver Plated Bachelor Cube-Shaped Teapot, Cream Jug & Sugar Bowl 3-Piece Tea Set. This is the bachelor size, being the perfect size for 1-2 people. Adorable shape to the teapot and cream jug and perfect size to display. Featuring a gadrooned border to the lower part of each item and with attractive bright cut engraved floral and foliate decoration to the upper. Condition: Some plate loss, revealing the dark grey base metal.Other than that, in very good, sound order. A couple of minor, shallow depressions, that may possibly be from time of manufacture. The teapot lid aligns perfectly and the hinge works well. All aspects are sound and secure. Cleaned externally with silver polish.
Impressed to the bases of each. JR&SS (for John Round & Son Ltd, Sheffield). Measurements of body of each, excluding spout, handles and lid finial (approx).
Teapot: 10cm x 7.5cm. Sugar bowl: 7.5cm x 6cm. Sugar bowl height: 6.5cm. Cream jug (base): 5.75cm x 4.25cm.
Cream jug height: 7.25cm. Will be packaged carefully and securely and sent via a trackable service.