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I.Franks is pleased to offer a fine range of antique sterling silver Animals from the Edwardian period. All of our antique, Edwardian silver Animals can be purchased online, or from our shop in the London Silver Vaults and come with a certificate of authenticity, guaranteed by our membership of LAPADA. Please click on an image of any of the Edwardian Animals to see a larger picture.
Hallmarked In 1906
Hallmarked in London in 1906 by J. C. Vickery, this delightful, Antique, Edwardian, Sterling Silver paperweight, is modelled as a Cairn Terrier standing on a plain weighted base. It measures 4"(10cm) tall, with a diameter of 3.25"(8.5cm).
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Hallmarked In 1906
Hallmarked in Edinburgh, 1906 by Brook & Son, this captivating Edwardian Antique, Sterling Silver Puffin stands on a jagged rock. The puffin is cast and is very life like. This figure is 6.25"(16cm) high on a 3.5"(9cm) square base and weighs 15.1 troy ounces.
£2,245ADD TO BASKET MORE PHOTOS
Hallmarked In 1905
Bearing import marks for London,1905 by Berthold Muller, this magnificent Antique, Sterling Silver Stag is in the calling position. He stands on a silver mount with a tree stump beneath him. This stag stands 7"(18cm) high and the mount is 6.5"(16.5cm) by 2.5"(6cm). Th weight of this model is 36.3 troy ounces.
£2,975ADD TO BASKET MORE PHOTOS
Hallmarked In 1903
Carrying import marks for Chester, 1903 and 1909 by Berthold Muller, this large and impressive pair of Antique, Sterling Silver Cockerels are realistically modelled and feature removable heads. Almost life size, the cockerels measure 15 inches (38cm) tall, by 13.5 inches (34cm) from beak to tail. The pair together weigh 97.9 troy ounces.
£14,750ADD TO BASKET MORE PHOTOS
Hallmarked In 1909
Hallmarked in London in 1909 by Richard Hodd & Son, this incredibly rare, Edwardian Antique, Sterling Silver Claret Jug, is in the form of a monkey, realistically posed and with glass eyes. The claret jug measures 11.5"(29cm) tall, by 8"(20cm) from handle to mouth. Animal shaped claret jugs became popular amongst the aristocracy in the Victorian period due to the expanding trade and travel at the time, which broadened peoples interest in the exotic and whimsical. These jugs were made rarely, to order, and by hand. There have been some noteworthy collectors of animal shaped jugs, including Her Majesty the Queen Mother, and the famous Kent collection of claret jugs.
£33,750ADD TO BASKET MORE PHOTOS
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