We are pleased to offer a fine range of antique sterling silver Centrepieces. All of our antique silver Centrepieces can be purchased online, or from our shop in the London Silver Vaults. You can click on the image of one of the Centrepieces to see a larger picture.


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d7696: Sterling Silver Table Lamp

Hallmarked In 1907

Hallmarked in Sheffield in 1907 by James Dixon & Sons, this unusual Edwardian, Antique, Sterling Silver Table Lamp, is wired for electricity. It features four cut glass bowls, and a central, pierced vase for floral displays. It has a scroll and pierced design throughout and stands on four curved, reed and leaf feet. The table lamp measures 22"(56cm) tall, by 18"(46cm) wide, by 18"(46cm) deep.



b9152: Sterling Silver Epergnes

Hallmarked In 1909

Hallmarked in Sheffield in 1909 by James & Walter Deakin, this Antique, Sterling Silver Epergne or centrepiece is very large, Just the thing for a big dining room. The epergne is 24 inches (61cm) tall, has a spread of about 15 inches (38cm) and weighs 117 troy oz (3.65kg). Each part of the centrepiece is separately hallmarked and it is fine original condition.



L0468: Sterling Silver Centrepiece

Hallmarked In 1895

Hallmarked in Sheffield, 1895 by Martin Hall & Co. This attractive, Antique, Sterling Silver Centrepiece, features pierced decoration to the stand and dish, and shaped gadroon borders. The centrepiece measures 10.5 inches (26.5cm) tall, by 16 inches (41cm) wide, and weighs 78.9 troy ounces (2454g).



j7578: Sterling Silver Centrepiece

Hallmarked In 1850

Hallmarked in London, 1850 by Savoury Brothers, this is a splendid Antique Victorian, Sterling Silver Centrepiece. The triangular base stands on three applied feet with floral decoration. There is a crest on one of the base panels. The three candle branches take on an organic form with flower and leaf design. The central cut glass bowl has fan shaped cutting forming a jagged edge. The bowl has diameter of 10"(25.5cm) and a depth of 4"(10cm). The centrepiece itself is 15"(38.5cm) tall and 15"(38.5cm) across. The base is 8"(20cm) in diameter. The silver weight of the piece is 60.46 troy ounces.



b7187: Sterling Silver Centrepiece Jardiniere & Plateau

Made Circa 1830

Made in Paris circa 1830 by Odiot, this spectacular 1st quality, French Antique, Silver Centrepiece Jardiniere & Plateau, has an oval bowl beautifully detailed with fluting, floral garland swags and applied bows, standing on a round pedestal base with lion's paw feet. There is wreath borders around the foot of the bowl, which follows through around the plateau. The bowl has a removable gilt metal liner. The jardiniere measures 23"(58cm) from handle to handle, with a height of 17.5"(45cm) and a depth of 13"(33cm). The mirror plateau measures 16"(42cm) in diameter and 3"(7.5cm) tall.



L1874: Silver Plate Centrepiece Suite With Plateaus

Hallmarked In 1868

Made in 1868 by Elkington & Co. this spectacular, Antique, Victorian, Silver Plated Centrepiece Suite with matching Plateaus, features a stag, a doe, a giraffe and an ostrich all standing under palm trees. This was most likely commissioned by a family with Anglo - African connections. The main centrepiece is 27" (69cm) tall with a diameter of 23" (59cm). The two smaller ones are 19" (48cm) tall and 14" (36cm) in diameter.


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L1411: Britannia Standard Silver Surtout De Table

Made Circa 2009

Commissioned by renowned antiques firm Mallett for their contemporary Meta Collection and conceived and created by the design duo Barber and Osgerby, responsible, among other items, for the London 2012 Olympic torch, this candle laden ‘Surtout de Table’ is reminiscent of the tradition of the 18th century favoured by Louis XIV, where silver candlesticks were used in number to multiply the candlelight. Made circa 2009 this amazing gilt Britannia Standard Silver Centrepiece comprises of seven candlesticks on a rectangular curved corner base measuring 19inches x 12inches (48cm x 30.5cm). It weighs 259 troy oz in total.



b6873: Sterling Silver Epergne

Hallmarked In 1902

Hallmarked in London, 1902 by C S Harris, this impressive 9 basket Edwardian Antique, Sterling Silver Epergne is truly stand out. This centrepiece has delicate pierce work throughout and is decorated with swags and beading, with some Grecian detailing as well. This epergne has four round lower baskets, four oval upper baskets and a large top oval basket and stands on four applied cast feet. It stands 15"(38cm) high and 22"(56cm) across with a depth of 17"(43cm). The round baskets are 5"(12.5cm) in diameter and small oval baskets are 7"(18cm) by 4"(10cm). The central basket is 13"(33cm) by 8"(20cm). All together this magnificent centrepiece weighs 119.4 troy ounces.



L0541: Sterling Silver Bowls & Plateau

Hallmarked In 1892

Hallmarked in London in 1892 by Elkington & Co. This heavy and impressive Antique, Victorian, Sterling Silver Set of Three Bowls sits on its original Mirror Plateau base. The bowls and plateau feature borders modelled as a classical Roman frieze. The mirror plateau is shaped to fit the bowls and stands on lion’s paw feet. The plateau measures 29"(74cm) wide and 16”(40cm) deep. The bowls feature half fluting with gilt interiors and stand on pedestal bases. The central bowl is oval and measures 12.5"(32cm) wide, 11"(28cm) deep and 5”(13cm) tall. The two side bowls are round and measure 6"(15cm) in diameter and 3.5"(9cm) tall. The three bowls, together, have a weight of 95.2 troy ounces.



L2499: Sterling Silver Centrepiece

Hallmarked In 1876

Hallmarked in London in 1876 by Robert Hennell III, this wonderful, Victorian, Antique, Sterling Silver Centrepiece, was originally the Warwick Cup race trophy, and stands on a wooden plinth with a beaded band and engraved presentation inscription. The front of the trophy is beautifully chased with a scene depicting Warwick castle, and the other side of the trophy is engraved with the coat of arms for Lord Edward Heneage, the 1st Baron Heneage. The centrepiece measures 31"(80cm) tall, by 21"(54cm) wide, by 16"(41cm) deep, and the silver weighs 168 troy ounces. The presentation inscription reads "Warwick September Meeting - 1876 - The Warwick Cup - Won by - Mr Heneage's 'Freeman'"



d8031: Sterling Silver Centrepiece

Hallmarked In 1834

Hallmarked in Birmingham in 1834 by Robinson, Edkins & Aston, this beautiful, William IV, Antique, Sterling Silver Centrepiece, has a central glass bowl, and 4 smaller bowls which can be switched for silver sconces to allow the use of candles. Engraved to the front with the coat of arms of Reverend Allan Smith Masters, the epergne measures 17.5"(44cm) tall, by 16"(41cm) wide and deep, and weighs 146 troy ounces.



b3583: Sterling Silver Centrepiece

Hallmarked In 1854

Hallmarked in London in 1854 by George Angell, this sublime Antique, VictorianSterling Silver Centrepiece features three large cast mythological figures. Its not clear who they depict. One is a man with with a hammer and anvil, perhaps Hephaestus, god of Blacksmiths. The other two are ladies, one with a quill and scroll, perhaps Clio, the muse of history, the other with her arms simply raised, a pose typical of Aprhodite, god of love and wife of Hephaestus. The centrepiece supports a central cut glass glass bowl surrounded with 6 branches for candles, decorated with acanthus leaves. The cut corner triangular base stands on large acanthus, shell and scroll feet. The centrepiece measures 28"(71cm) tall, by 15"(38cm) wide and deep, and weighs 229 troy ounces.



L1535: Sterling Silver Centrepiece

Hallmarked In 1868

Hallmarked in Birmingham in 1868 by Elkington & Co. This magnificent centrepiece was presented to Captain George Tryon (later Admiral) in recognition of his important role in the Abyssinia Expedition to free missionaries and representatives of the British Government, who had been imprisoned by Emperor Tewodros II of Ethiopia. Tryon acted as the transport officer to Annesley Bay for troops and supplies heading to Abyssinia with General Robert Napier’s expedition. He was given the Companionship of the Bath by her Majesty Queen Victoria as a reward for his services, and presented with this monumental centrepiece decorated with scenes depicting his activities in the campaign. The centrepiece stands on a mirror plateau which in turn stands on a wooden base with silver plaques and anchors. The overall height is 31.5” (80cm). The base diameter is 23”(59cm).



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