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Benson Copper and Brass Inkwell IW91
Benson Copper and Brass Inkwell IW91
Original, quality circa 1880 / 1900 Arts and Crafts design copper and brass inkwell stamped to the underside for the designer "W.A.S Benson". The water lily leaf shaped base is in copper and the central inkwell and lid is in brass and a replacement old white ceramic liner have been fitted. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. A difficult inkwell to find today. 4" tall and 5.5" diam. 
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Price: 230.00


Benham and Sons Copper Saucepan and Lid SP197
Original, quality late 19th century copper saucepan with the original lid, both these pieces have a blacksmith made wrought iron side handle, each fitted with three copper rivets. The lid and the pan are impressed with the name and logo for "Benham & Sons Ltd Wigmore St London" and the lid is also punch engraved "H.M" for a previous owner. The interior would need re-tinning if wanted for cooking, but otherwise all is complete and in good order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Pan 7" diam x 4.75" tall, total 13.75" long and 6.25" tall including handle. 
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Price: 115.00


Benham and Sons Copper Saucepan and Lid SP197



Benham and Sons Copper Saucepan SP185
Benham and Sons Copper Saucepan SP185
Original, quality heavy gauge shallow copper saucepan circa 1900/ 1920's, with a good tinned interior, a wrought iron handle to the side and a makers / retailer's stamp to the side detailing "Benham and Sons Wigmore St. London".

A super shallow pan. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. Pan 3" tall and 8.25" diam. Total 16" long and 5.5" tall including handle.  
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Price: 156.00


Benson Copper Tea Tray T128
Original, quality circa 1880 / 1900 copper tea tray of an unusual form designed by W.A.S. Benson in the Arts and Crafts manner. This super oval tray with a soft gallery and rolled over ends to act as handles is not marked for Benson but it is known he did not mark every item he produced but this model was designed by him and is well documented. The upper surface has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, and the underside has been left in the patinated finish. Complete and in good order. 22" long x 9" wide and 1.5" tall. 
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Price: 230.00


Benson Copper Tea Tray T128



Benson Copper and Brass Teapot TP24
Benson Copper and Brass Teapot TP24
Original, quality serious Art and Crafts copper and brass teapot circa 1880 / 1900, designed and manufactured by WAS Benson. This super example has a "genie lamp" shape with a copper body and cast brass spout, loop handle, circular base and circular lid with a turned horn finial grip. There is no doubt this was manufactured by Benson, although it is not marked as such. Apart from a minor dent to one side on the upper rim, all is complete and in good and working order and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 5.5" tall, 7.5" wide including handle and spout + 4.25" front to back. Plinth 2.5" diam and lid 2" diam. 
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Price: 400.00

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