Arts and Crafts Sterling Silver Sugar Caster - 1916
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Description: - An Arts and Crafts sterling silver sugar caster. The sugar caster is of cylindrical form, with spot-hammered decoration and applied with lozenge rosettes, the cover with a ball finial, on a spread circular foot.
It is hallmarked with Birmingham assay marks, 1916, and the sponsors mark of Debenhams Ltd.
Assay: - .925 (Sterling silver).
Date: - 1916.
Engraving: - Stamped to the base with serial number and the retailers mark '660', 'Debenhams Ltd'.
Maker: - It bears the hallmarks of the department store Debenhams Ltd and is almost certainly an A.E. Jones piece.
Measurement: - 17.8cm (height) x 6.8cm (base diameter).
Weight: - 216.1 grams.
Condition: - The antique sugar caster is in good condition. Light surface scratches, and marks commensurate with age. There are no splits, damage, or repairs. The domed cover has a nice tight fit. Please see photos for confirmation of condition.
Item No: - 1768_ww1.
Customs and import taxes: - Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply.