A Very Good Canteen of Victorian Silver Tableware for Twelve London 1858/ 1865 by Charles Boyton


A very good quality Victorian silver place setting for twelve in Fiddle, Shell and Thread Pattern consisting of twelve table forks, twelve dessert forks and twelve dessert spoons.
Each piece is marked for either London 1858, 1859, 1865 or 1866. All are marked CB for  Charles Boyton.
All the pieces are in excellent condition.
The forks tines are very sharp with no wear and the spoon bowls are also very good with no wear.
Some of the hallmarks are slightly more rubbed than others, but all are generally clear and legible.
A very attractive silver canteen with no damage or repair.
Length of table forks:  20.5cm
Length of dessert forks: 17.5cm
Length of dessert spoons: 17.5cm
Weight of table forks: 804g or 28.4oz.
Weight of dessert forks: 557g or 19.6oz.
Weight of dessert spoons: 586g or 20.6oz
Total weighable silver: 1947g or 68.6oz.

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