Very heavy Victorian silver tea set

J Parkes London 1901


Very heavy gauge solid silver tea set with angels and rural scenes. The 3 piece set was made in 1901 by J.Parkes, a quality London silversmith. It is entirely hand made and feels good in the hand. The tea pot holds 9 cupfuls and pours well. It doesn’t leak and has its original insulators in the handle.

Weight 1901 Gs.   61.1 Oz.
Tea pot 950 Gs   30.5 Oz Height 18 cm (7 inches) Length 28 cm (11 inches) Diameter 15 cm (6 inches)
Sugar bowl 593 Gs. 19 Oz Height 12 cm (4.8 inches) Length 19 cm (7.5 inches) Diameter 15 cm (6 inches)
Cream jug 362 Gs.  11.6 Oz. Height  10 cm (4 inches) Length 17 cm (6 .7 inches)

In stock

Country of Origin:
Sterling silver
Good, with a few black marks that will lift with repeating polishing, with some minor wear to the angels’ faces
Total weight 1901 grams (61.1 ozs)

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