DESCRIPTION: The price is for one large reticulated serving spoon. This English Sterling Silver piece is from the Georgian period and made by George Smith II, London England. The piece is hallmarked on reverse with the lion (sterling mark) makers initials "GS" and date letter of a fancy script "U"(pic #5). The "U" dates this to 1775.Guaranteed to date to 1775. Very fancy piece with a hand pierced bowl with engraving. Also the handle is engraved front and back. Rare to find a piece reticulated from this period let alone engraved. This large 8 1/4 serving spoon is over 240 years old.
Very good condition for age. No dents, dings, or repairs. Upon close inspection you may notice some very minor light scratches and light wear from normal use and age (typical for pieces of this age).Fabulous example of a Georgian pierced serving spoon. Guaranteed a Georgian period piece that is over 200 years old. Measures about 8 1/4 long and the weighs about 57.4 grams (weighed on Postal scale). We have been long time collectors and dealers of early English Transferware, Quality 19th century furniture, and Victoriana. We always strive to describe the items to the best of our abilities. All items we sell are old and will show appropriate wear and tear, the pieces will not look brand new. We are only responsible for the item while in our possession.
We will pack all items VERY WELL with bubble wrap and peanuts(furniture will be packed by the shipper). Check out our other auctions for other early transferware and quality antiques.
The item "Rare Georgian 1775 Sterling Silver Pierced and Engraved Spoon by George Smith II" is in sale since Sunday, June 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "alley-antiques" and is located in Marysville, Washington. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Barbados, Bermuda, Ecuador, Egypt, Iceland, Jordan, Cambodia, Sri lanka, Monaco, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.