An early Victorian hallmarked silver four piece tea service composing a teapot, a hot water pot, a cream jug and a sugar bowl, each of fluted baluster form with engraved C scroll and foliate decoration, leaf capped scroll handle above conforming pedestal foot, total weight 69.4oz, London 1848, Richard Pearce and George Burrows, S/D. (4)
Alison Snowdon - Valuer & Auctioneer
Ceramics, Decorative Arts and Textiles
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 ten 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.