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Copper Coffee Pot CP1
Copper Coffee Pot CP1
Original, quality, early 19th century, copper coffee pot with a waisted body, a squared base and a hinged lid with a brass finial decorated with Acanthus leaves. This pot was originally Sheffield plated which has mostly worn away. All is original otherwise and complete, with no dents in sight. The spout has been off at some time but has now been reftted. A super delicate example of an early coffee pot. The copper has been lacquered, but the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost if required.

Base 3" square.

8.75" tall.

5" wide.

8.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 85.00


Sheffield Plated Bon Bon Basket DP20
Original, quality early to mid 19th century pierced copper bon-bon basket with remains of the original Sheffield plating to the inside. This example has a swing over pierced handle and an oval shaped foot. Polished and lacquered, although he lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some minor dents, but otherwise complete and in good order.

6.75" with handle up.

5.5" x 4.25".

Foot 3.75" x 2.5".

 
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Price: 95.00


Sheffield Plated Bon Bon Basket DP20



Pair of Sheffield Plated Egg Cups EB12
Pair of Sheffield Plated Egg Cups EB12
Original, quality pair of mid 19th century copper egg cups with a finely pierced fret to the top, with the plating still to the interior and underside, although the main body shows only the copper to the outside. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and are in good order with not a dent in sight.

2.5" tall.

1.75" widest.

 
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Price: 65.00


Sheffield Plated Inkstand IW86
Original, quality mid to late 19th century Sheffield plated "Standish" with the original pair of cut glass inkwells. This super example has a highly pierced gallery on three sides all with a rope twist trim and stands on four fancy bracket feet. The inkwells also have a pierced frame for each to sit in and a matching hinged Sheffield plated cap. The upper surface of the tray has been engraved for a previous owner "M.H" and is bleeding through to copper in many areas. The underside is impressed with a rising sun maker's mark and "England". All is in great condition and complete.

12.5" x 8" plus 3.5" tall.

Each inkwell 2.5" x 2.5" plus 2.5" tall.

 
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Price: 230.00


Sheffield Plated Inkstand IW86



Sheffield Plated on Copper Cream Jug J193
Sheffield Plated on Copper Cream Jug J193
Original, quality early to mid 19th century copper cream jug originally Sheffield plated. This elegant jug has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and still has the original silver plating to the inside and underside. All is complete and in good and working order.

7.5" tall x 3" wide x 6" including spout and handle.

 
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Price: 85.00


Sheffield Plated on Copper Cream Jug J191
Original, quality early to mid 19th century copper cream jug originally Sheffield plated. This elegant jug has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order.

6.25" tall x 2.75" x 5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 85.00


Sheffield Plated on Copper Cream Jug J191



Sheffield Plated Ale Measure M264
Sheffield Plated Ale Measure M264
Original, quality late 19th century Sheffield plated on copper half pint ale measure. This very clean example shows no wear to the silver plating, has a loaded plinth, a side loop handle and stamped to the front "No 1, ½ pint" and "VR" beneath a crown for the Reign of Queen Victoria. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

4" tall x 3 3/8" top diam.

5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 56.00


Sheffield Plated Quart Copper Tankard M246
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century quart copper tankard, originally Sheffield plated. This super example has a loop side handle and most of the Sheffield plating to the inside. Some minor dents to the handle otherwise complete and in good order. The underside of the top rim is stamped "Quart" over a shield motif and the front is also impressed "1. Quart". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

6.5" tall.

4" top diam.

7.25" front to back including handle.

Base 5" diam.

 
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Price: 115.00


Sheffield Plated Quart Copper Tankard M246



Copper Ale Tankard M227
Copper Ale Tankard M227
Original, quality mid 19th century copper half pint ale tankard originally Sheffield plated. This elegant example has a side handle with a silver top mount stamped '36', a nickel rim to the top and the initials "T.G" punched to the front. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

4" tall.

3.25" top diam.

4.5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 56.00


Sheffield Plated Tankard M28
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century approx quart size, copper tankard, originally Sheffield plated. This superb example has lost its silver plating to the exterior but the lid interior has retained it. The shaped cast brass mounts to the side handle are normal for this type of tankard is the shape of the body and the lid is inset with a one shilling silver piece dated 1797. All is complete and in good order with not a dent in sight and has been polished and lacquered.

8.25" x 4.5" wide.

6.5" including side handle.

 
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Price: 156.00


Sheffield Plated Tankard M28



Sheffield Plated Quart Copper Tankard M26
Sheffield Plated Quart Copper Tankard M26
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century Quart copper tankard, originally Sheffield plated. This super example has a loop side handle, a shallow pouring lip, the original turned wooden floor and most of the Sheffield plating to the inside. In fact, you can still see remains of the plating to the exterior. Some minor dents mainly to the handle, otherwise complete and in good order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

6" tall.

Base 4.25" diam.

6.75" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 85.00


Dillington Heap Steeplechase Trophy P3
Original, quality, rectangular shaped Sheffield plated on copper biscuit box with a hinged lid and a ropetwist bead around the top and bottom edges. The cushioned shaped lid is engraved "Aronian Boy, Winner of Dillington Heap Steeplechase, Taunton 1940, Ridden by T Hanbury". Some rubbing to the plate showing the copper bleeding through mainly around the engraving. Complete and in good order.

7" x 4.5" and 3.5" tall.

 
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Price: 115.00


Dillington Heap Steeplechase Trophy P3



Travelling Shaving Mug SB48
Travelling Shaving Mug SB48
Original, quality late 19th century Sheffield plated, campaign type, shaving Etna with a hinged lid to the base to conceal the spirit container and a hinged top lid to reveal the foldout side handle. This item has been later engraved to the top of the lid as a presentation, detailing "Military Police Sports, Wiesbaden 1926". Not sure how it is heated although a container for the meths spirit is included in the base. What is here, is all in good order and the silver plating is in exceptional condition apart from the rubbing around the engraved detail, obviously from cleaning it ofen. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and generally in very good order but possibly not complete.

5.75" tall x 3.5" diam.

 
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Price: 185.00


Oval Copper Snuff Box SB13
Original, quality early 19th century oval shaped copper snuff box, originally Sheffield plated, with a rope twisted bead to the base and top rim of the cushioned lid. Most of the plating has worn away leaving a super copper finish. The top has been later engraved "Berks 4, V.A.D.", The red cross logo and Ascot Military Hospital Oct 1914". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

3" x 2" x 1.5" tall.

 
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Price: 200.00


Oval Copper Snuff Box SB13



Copper Snuff Box SB4
Copper Snuff Box SB4
Original, quality, early 19th century, copper snuff box with a 3/4 hinged lid, a serpentine shaped front, beading to the top and bottom rims and an inset Georgian coin to the top of the lid. This was originally Sheffield plated, but only the plate to the inside remains. A few stain marks to the interior, otherwise all is complete and in good order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed if required at no extra cost.

3" x 1".

2.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 85.00


Pair of Sheffield Plated Copper Sugar Tongs ST2
Original, quality pair of engraved copper sugar tongs, 18th or early 19th century. These were originally Sheffield plated, although most has rubbed away through use. Otherwise complete and in good and working order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

5.5" x 1.75" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 45.00


Pair of Sheffield Plated Copper Sugar Tongs ST2



Pair of Sheffield Plated Copper Sugar Tongs ST1
Pair of Sheffield Plated Copper Sugar Tongs ST1
Original, quality pair of engraved copper sugar tongs, 18th or early 19th century. These were originally Sheffield plated, although most has rubbed away through use. Otherwise complete and in good and working order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

5" x 1.5" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 45.00


Sheffield Plated Small Card Tray T141
Original, quality mid 19th century small Sheffield plated visiting card tray, with a rope twist outer rim, four bracket feet and traces of the original Sheffield plate to the underside. The upper surface is now in polished copper and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is now complete and in good and working order.

7" x 5.5" x 0.75".

 
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Price: 85.00


Sheffield Plated Small Card Tray T141

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