Pair of Sterling Silver 'Hobby Horse' Pepper Pots - 1910
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Description: - A pair of sterling silver pepper pots. The pepper pots are modelled as hobby horses, with pull-off heads, on rectangular bases with four rotating wheels.
Hallmarked with Chester marks, 1910, and the makers mark of 'CF*CS' for Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings (Frank) Shepherd.
Assay: - .925 Sterling Silver.
Date: - 1910.
Period: - Early 20th Century.
Engraving: - Unengraved.
Maker: - Saunders and Shepherd.
Measurement: - 4.4 cm (width from head to tail) x 5.1 cm (length between horse head and wheels) 1.7cm (depth of body).
Weight: - 44.1 grams.
Condition: - The silver pepper pots are in good antique condition. The pepper pots display minor surface scratches, marks, and tarnishing commensurate with usage. Other than a couple of the wheels being a little wobbly laterally, the pepper pots stand up straight without issue. Please see photos for confirmation of condition.
Item No: - 1757_ww1.
Customs and import taxes: - Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply.