This is a pair of magnificent mid 19th-century (1861) English Victorian sterling silver antique fish servers.
They are profusely decorated with pierced Scrolls and acanthus leaves. The blade is large at 13" long, it has a classical figure in ancient Greek/Roman clothing. The fork has a carved bull's head in the center.
The decorations are on both sides. All hand chased and engraved. The decorations are crisp and highly detailed.
The handles, knife blade and fork tines are all sterling silver, they have matching hallmarks.
The pair is free from personal inscriptions or monograms.
A beautiful pair of genuine 158-year-old Victorian silver fish servers.
HALLMARKS: London, STERLING fineness 925. MAKER Thomas Smily
DIMENSION: Length: knife 33cm (13"), fork 23.5cm (9 1/4"). approx.
WEIGHT: 294g combined
CONDITION: Good condition except the one handle has an old repair to the joint, only minor, please see 4th image. Light dents to the handles but no splits and both the joints are fine and tight. The handles are original to the blade and fork and not replacements. The blade and fork tines in excellent condition without dents or damage.
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