Antique Silver Edward VII Dish Ring made in 1908


A beautiful Edwardian silver dish ring which is beautifully hand pierced and chased with flowers, running dogs, fruit and birds in flight.

Date 1908
Made By Williams Brothers
Location Birmingham
Stock Number W169x4
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Maker: Williams Brothers

A beautiful Edwardian silver dish ring which is beautifully hand pierced and chased with flowers, running dogs, fruit and birds in flight.

The ring still retains its original cobalt blue liner and has a cartouche to the front which has never been engraved.

Both the liner and the dish are in excellent condition.

Dimensions: height 10.4 cm; width (at top) 18.2 cm, width (at the base) 20.1 cm; weight 12.5 troy oz.

The dish ring, also known as a potato ring, was introduced in the late 17th century. It was used to support a hot food dish on a table or sideboard; not only adding to the ornamentation, but also protecting the surface against heat.

Williams Brothers

A Birmingham silversmith in the early 20th century.

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Delivery Charges:
For the UK £15.00
For Europe £30.00
For the rest of World £50.00
The charges are subject to change

About William Walter Antiques

At the heart of William Walter Antiques is our dedication to providing our customers with beautiful silver of supreme quality, which celebrates all that is precious about sterling silver. Customer service also being paramount, our long-standing, devoted staff team go above and beyond the call of duty for all our clients. We believe it is this combination of passion and commitment that has kept our customers with us for many years.

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