Hallmarks are deep and clear. The combined weight is a staggering 5548 grams 178.39. Troy ounces and each piece is made of very thick gauge silver throughout. A very nice English antique lot. 12 Dinner Forks-8.25 inches in length-1235 grams combined.
12 dessert forks-7 inches in length-756 grams combined. 12 tablespoons-8.75 inches in length-1247 grams combined. 12 dessert spoons-7.125 inches in length-766 grams combined. 12 teaspoons-5.625 inches in length-421 grams combined. Pair sauce ladles-7.25 inches in length-164 grams combined.
Butter knife-7.75 inches in length-71 grams. Fish slice-12.625 inches in length-229 grams. Condiment ladle-4.75 inches in length-29 grams.
Soup ladle-13.5 inches in length-316 grams. Basting spoon-12 inches in length-208 grams.
4 salt spoons-4.5 inches in length-106 grams combined. Pattern is FIDDLE THREAD SHELL double struck.Engraved with a lion rampant crest to the front and always has been. Stem is thick and strong. Highly rare and sought after. Condition is very good in this 71 piece suite. Tines have minimal wear commensurate with age and use.
All in all a quite splendid set. Extensive and complete sets like this are rare. Please excuse any reflection in the images, this sometimes happens when using a camera tent outside in daylight. Would be ideal for the collectors to enhance their collection. Also ideal as a very special present.PERFECT FOR USE ALL YEAR ROUND, DINE IN REAL STYLE! An opportunity not to be missed. The item "Heavy Victoria GA Chawner 1845 Silver Canteen 5548 grams Fiddle Thread Shell" is in sale since Friday, October 8, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Cutlery". The seller is "porringer9" and is located in ruislip. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.