141 piece silver rat tail canteen in original oak box

Mappin & Webb Sheffield 1909


Very large solid silver rat tail pattern canteen for 12 place settings, made by Mappin & Webb and hallmarked Sheffield 1909. This canteen is quite comprehensive having mother of pearl handled fruit eaters and bone handled fish eaters, both with silver blades etc.

The original oak box has its key and the lock still works. The canteen also has 4 serving pieces and it is a one date and maker canteen, with the exception of one replacement bone handled knife with steel bade.

12 Dessert forks 612 Gs. 19.6 Ounces Length. 18 cm (7 inches)
12 Dinner forks 870 Gs. 27.9 Ounces..Length 20 cm (8 inches)
12 Dessert spoons 558 Gs..17.9 Ounces. Length 17 cm (6.8 inches)
12 Soup spoons (round bowl) 910 Gs. 29.2 Ounces. Length 19 cm (7.5 inches)
12 Large soup or serving spoons. 1016 Gs. 32.6 Ounces. Length 21 cm (8.25 inches)
12 Mother of pearl handled fruit forks (370 Gs) non weighable.
12 Mother of pearl handled fruit knives (420 gs) non weighable.
12 Bone handled fish forks (420 Gs) non weighable
12 Bone handled fish knives (630 Gs) non weighable.
12 Bone handled steel bladed dessert knives (540 Gs) non weighable Length 21 cm (8.25 inches)
12 Bone handled steel bladed dinner knives (840 Gs) non weighable Length 26 cm (10.5 inches)
1 Soup ladle 226 Gs. 7.2 Ounces. Length 32 cm (12.5 inches)
2 Sauce ladles 150 Gs.4.8 Ounces. Length 18 cm (7 inches)
1 Basting spoon 148 Gs. 4.75 Ounces. Length 30 cm (12 inches)
5 piece bone handled steel carving set (some rust) 1000 Gs.non weighable 32 cm (12.5 inches)

Total of weighable silver 4.342 Kilos.140 Ounces
Total weight of canteen including box 12 Kilos.

In stock

Country of Origin:
Sterling silver
The canteen is in great condition with minor discolouration only and a few cracks to the bone handled knives

All our parcels are well wrapped, sent Tracked & Signed For, and include our own free business insurance whilst in transit.