A most exquisite, Victorian, large solid silver bowl. Wonderful proportions and silversmith's work of the finest quality. The bowl is beautifully decorated with flowers and swirls. with scalloped edging to the rim. Very clear hallmarks are visible for the Sheffield Assay office with a date mark for 1894 and Lion Passant indicating sterling silver, the maker's mark for the silversmith William Padley & Son is also clear.
A lovely item of silverware would grace any display as well as being practical.
Condition: This bowl is in very good antique condition (there are some very minor marks to the polished centre of the bowl commensurate with age and mentioned for accuracy).
Hallmarks: Sheffield 1894 by William Padley & Son.
Height: 3 cm
Diameter of bowl: 20.8 cm
Weight: 200 grams
Weights and measurements are approximate.