An Edwardian hallmarked silver gilt campana shaped twin handled cup and cover, the pull off cover with baluster finial embossed with fruit, the cup with conforming embossed frieze panels above lobed base, leaf capped C scroll handles and matching embossed circular collet foot, total weight 50oz, height 34.5cm, London 1909, Mappin and Webb Ltd.
Alison Snowdon - Valuer & Auctioneer
Ceramics, Textiles and Decorative Arts
Alison specialises in ceramics and textiles with a particular interest in design and decorative arts from 1880 to 1945. She graduated in 2006 with a BA Hons degree in Art History, and brings over eight years’ experience to Fieldings. Her most significant finds to date include a pair of 18th Century Limehouse sauceboats which sold at auction for £36,000, a 17th Century band sampler selling for £1,100 and a collection of Louis Vuitton luggage selling for over £9,000.