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Cafe au Lait, as the name suggests, was a French concept popular in Europe through the late 18th and early 19th Centuries, and only really arrived in the UK at the start of the Victorian period. As such early Cafe au Lait sets are usually continental and made for the European market, although occasionally early English examples are seen. The majority of sterling silver Cafe au Lait sets date from the end of the 19th Century and the 20th Century.
Hallmarked In 1919
Hallmarked in Birmingham, in 1919, by S.W. Smith & Co., this handsome, George V, Antique Sterling Silver Cafe Au Lait, is plain is style with tapered bodies detailed with reed borders and fruit wood handles. Each pot measures 8"(20cm) tall, and the pair together weigh 27.2 troy ounces.
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Hallmarked In 1919
Hallmarked in London in 1919 by D. & J. Wellby, this stylish, Antique Sterling Silver Cafe Au Lait, is straight sided, with reed detailing to the bases and lids, sunken fluting to the spouts, and fruit wood handles. Each pot measures 9"(23cm) tall, and the pair together weigh 40.7 troy ounces.
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Hallmarked In 1962
Hallmarked in Birmingham in 1962 by J B Chatterley, this pair of Sterling Silver cafe au lait are in the classic George II style. The cafe au lait are 8" (20cm) tall, have an aproximate diameter of 4" (9.5cm) and weigh 38.5 troy oz.
£1,375ADD TO BASKET MORE PHOTOS
Hallmarked In 1928
Hallmarked in London in 1928 by Barnards, this very handsome, Sterling Silver Cafe Au Lait, are plain in style, octagonal in shape, and feature fruit wood handles and reed borders. Each pot measures 10"(25.5cm) tall, and the pair together weigh 46.8 troy ounces.
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