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Sheffield Plated Bon Bon Basket DP20
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" and foot 3.75" x 2.5". 
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Price: 95.00


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 and 1.75" widest.  
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Price: 65.00


Pair of Sheffield Plated Egg Cups EB12



Mappin and Webb Silver Plated Food Cover FC6
Mappin and Webb Silver Plated Food Cover FC6
Original, quality late 19th century oval shaped silver plated on nickel domed, food cover, with a removable ring handle to the top and a hanging ring to one end. The inside top is impressed for the manufacturer "Mappin and Webb Princes Plate London and Sheffield" and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. 11.75" x 9.25" and 8" tall including handle. 
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Price: 85.00


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" and 3.5" tall. Each inkwell 2.5" x 2.5" and 2.5" tall. 
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Price: 300.00


Sheffield Plated Inkstand IW86



Sheffield Plated Quart Copper Tankard M246
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 and 4" top diam. 7.25" front to back including handle and base 5" diam. 
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Price: 115.00


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 and 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 and 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" + 3.5" tall.  
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Price: 115.00


Dillington Heap Steeplechase Trophy P3



Oval Copper Snuff Box SB13
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: 230.00


Copper Box SB10
Original, quality mid 19th century rectangular shaped flat copper box, perhaps a large tobacco or snuff box. This super example, originally Sheffield plated, has a hinged lid and a rope twist beading all round to the top and bottom of the main box. The top is mounted with a Georgian coin, the underside is impressed silver on copper, and the remains of the Sheffield plate can still be seen to the inside. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 5" x 3.25" x 1.25."  
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Price: 125.00


Copper Box SB10



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" and 2.25" front to back. 
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Price: 85.00


Sheffield Plated Hunting Sandwich Box SB1
Original, quality mid to late 19th century Sheffield plated on copper 'Hunting' Sandwich box, originally carried in a fitted leather case. This most unusual example has engraved decoration to the top and lid and L.N.W. in script. The top and lid are well rubbed and the copper is bleeding through. All is complete and in good and working order. 5.25" x 3" x 1". 
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Price: 115.00


Sheffield Plated Hunting Sandwich Box SB1



Pair of Sheffield Plated Copper Sugar Tongs ST2
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 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


Pair of Sheffield Plated Copper Sugar Tongs ST1



Sheffield Plated Tea Caddy TC29
Sheffield Plated Tea Caddy TC29
Original, quality mid to late 19th century casket shaped small copper tea caddy with a hinged lid to the top and canted corners. This example has a rope twist trim to the top and base edges and was all originally Sheffield plated, traces of which have remained to the interior and underside. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 3" tall x 3.75" x 3". 
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Price: 85.00

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