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Catalogue of a remarkable collection of 16th and 17th century provincial silver spoons

Sotheby & Co. (London, England)

Catalogue of a remarkable collection of 16th and 17th century provincial silver spoons

incorporating the entire collection left by the late H.D. Ellis, Esq. at his death : the property of Lieut.-Col. J. Benett-Stanford ... which will be sold by auction by Messrs. Sotheby & Co. ... on Wednesday, the 13th of November, 1935 and following day ...

by Sotheby & Co. (London, England)

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Published by Sotheby in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spoons.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsEllis, H.D., How, George Evelyn Paget
    The Physical Object
    Pagination205, [1] p. :
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14647019M

      Look to see how the spoon is made. Until the s, the stem and the bowl were fashioned separately and then soldered together, says Stephen Helliwell in his book “Small Silver Tableware.” From the s onwards, spoons were stamped and shaped from a single piece of metal. Therefore a spoon made in two pieces in likely to be very early indeed. Stylistically I would have dated the spoon to the late 16th century but the experts seem to think AB was a 17th century maker so maybe I should settle for early 17th century (unless there were two generations of AB). The lower spoon, also provincial and circa , has an unattributed fleur-de-lys mark.

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Catalogue of a remarkable collection of 16th and 17th century provincial silver spoons by Sotheby & Co. (London, England) Download PDF EPUB FB2

: Catalogue of a remarkable collection of 16th and 17th century provincial silver spoons, incorporating the entire collection left by the late H D Ellis esq.: Catalogue of an auction scheduled to be held at Sotheby's in London on 13 and 14 November 8vo, pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white.

Rebound in green cloth, gilt titling to the spine, with the. This spoon is described in the Ellis catalogue as 'Possibly Rochester', and directs the reader to the original Jackon's where the illustrated marks are taken from the current lot.

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You can change your cookie settings at any time. Catalogue of a remarkable collection of 16th and 17th century provincial silver spoons by Sotheby & Co. (London, England) 1 edition - first published in Not in Library. A catalogue of remarkable collection of 16th and 17th century Provincial silver spoons incorporating the entire collection of the late H.D.

Ellis Esq", 13th Novemberlot Church plate at Trinity Church, Bungay, is also stamped with these marks, and the silver is known to have been made by Thomas Hutchinson.

catalogue of the ellis collection of 16th & 17th century provincial silver spoons, 13th & 14th november this extraodinary catalogue by commander g.e.p how, how of edinburgh ltd, for sotheby's is a valuable reference work with a huge number of detailed photographs of very rare hallmarks.

it's really worth your while to have a browse in my ebay shop, worldbridgers. "The quintessential cookbook." – USA Today. The Silver Spoon, the most influential and bestselling Italian cookbook of the last 50 years, is now available in a new updated and revised bible of authentic Italian home cooking features over 2, revised recipes and is illustrated with brand new, full‐color s: Catalogue of a Remarkable Collection of 16th and 17th Century Provincial Silver Spoons, The catalogue for Sotheby's sale of the Ellis collection of spoons, held on 13 and 14 November The catalogue remains an important reference work for provincial spoons of the period.

The catalogue for Sotheby's sale of the Ellis collection of spoons, held on 13 and 14 November The catalogue remains an important reference work for provincial spoons of the period.

With a photocopied obituary for G. How, who worked on the catalogue, loosely inserted. Learn More. By the 17th century antique silver spoons are much more plentiful, at least in part due to the increasing affluence in British society, and the amount of people who could afford them.

Before the restoration of the monarchy silver spoons were owned individually, and it was the custom for a person to take their own spoon and knife to dinner, even. Also see: Early 17th Century Traveling Figural Spoon. The 15th and early 16th century spoon might have a fig-shaped bowl and variation of shafts - from plain, to small seal and figural terminals, including apostle spoons.

In the 16th and early 17th century, a royal or extremely wealthy newborn. The World's First Book by Spoon and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The best books published during the 16th century (January 1st, through December 31st ).

See also Most Rated Book By Year Best Books By Century: 21st, 20th, 19th, 18th, 17th, 16th, 15th,14th, 13th, 12th, 11th, 10th, 9th, 8th, 7th, 6th, 5th, 4th Lists for all books by Number of Ratings. Old English silver spoons of the type represented in the upcoming The Neil & Gina Smith Collection sale by the unique Campbell 'lion sejant' set and the Apostle spoons, were obsolete by the time they came to the attention of collectors.

References to such spoons are littered throughout wills and inventories as well as literature of the 16th and 17th centuries; and the spoons themselves.

Beautiful 17th century memorial (memento mori) matching spoon and fork set in outstanding condition, we feel they deserve to be in a museum. Both have cast triangular handles with an unusual finial, which appears to be a naked woman with a serpents head.

The fork has 3 prongs, and the spoon has a crude short rattail. Both are engraved " SARA LEWES Obyt 7 Juny ". Collectors Spoons, Dessert, Dinner Spoons, Soup and Serving SpoonsTea, Coffee, Salt and Mustard Spoons, Caddy Spoons, Marrow Spoons, Mote Spoons Spoons.

Before the 18th century the only items of table silver made in any quantity were spoons. Early English silver spoons can date from as early as the 15th century and are highly collectible, especially spoons by rare makers and from.

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Watch. The Story of Arthur and Guinevere Illustrated by Gustave Dore Son London Bernard L. Paperback Book The Fast Free. A remarkable Collection of 16th & 17th century Provincial. SALEROOM CATALOGUES Sotheby & Co.: A remarkable Collection of 16th & 17th century Provincial Silver Spoons - The Ellis Collection catalogues of bo Live.

Estimate - GBP; View View & Bid. Auction closed. Choose from + Antique Silver Spoons, prices from £ to £3, Only Genuine Antique Silver Spoons Approved.

Date of Manufacture declared on all Antique Silver Spoons. Early Spoons. We have become well known for our expertise in early English spoons from the sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries. To purchase, or receive further information on any item illustrated, click the appropriate link to the right hand side of each item.

Alternatively, or. This style was adopted by a few 17th century German and Dutch silver spoonmakers, but these spoons are rare today (see SDutch silver Memorial spoon and fork set, for a similar example).

This spoon is a 19th century replica of this earlier style, but still we believe a rare item, we cannot recall seeing similar examples. 'Jackson's Silver and Gold Marks of England, Scotland and Ireland', edited by Ian Pickford, published by the Antique Collectors' Club ,Sir Giles J Jackson, 'English Goldsmiths and their Marks, The History of the Goldsmiths and Plate Workers of England Scotland and Ireland', published by Dover Publications ,Frederick Bradbury, 'History of Old Sheffield Plate, being an account of .Seal Top Spoons are the most commonly found spoons from the 16th and 17th Centuries.

They vary in length and design but the tops are always flat with a disc at the end in the form of a seal. An unascribed midth century silver seal top spoon from the Ellis Collection marked ‘R’ thrice on the stem and once in the bowl With a large bowl.