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Antique Silver George V Vase made in 1919


A large antique silver vase of tapering form with impressively detailed lion mask handles to each side.

Date 1919
Made By Hawksworth, Eyre & Co
Location London
Stock Number W257x5

Out of stock

Maker: Hawksworth, Eyre & Co

A large antique silver vase of tapering form with impressively detailed lion mask handles to each side.

The rim of the vase is cast with scrolling applied work.

It is all silver with no weighting and is in excellent condition.

Vases of this size are rather unusual and this is a fine example.

Dimensions: height 30 cm, diameter (across top) 15.8 cm; weight 24 troy oz.

Hawksworth, Eyre & Co

Hawksworth, Eyre & Co was a silversmith and manufacturing company of silver and silver plated items based in Sheffield. Founded in 1833 by Charles Hawksworth and John Eyre. The partnership was dissolved in 1869 and the business was continued by James Kebberling Bembridge, Thomas Hall and George Woodhouse.

In the 1870s the firm became a limited liability Hawksworth, Eyre & Co Ltd. The company registered further marks in 1900 and 1912. They ceased trading in the 1930s.

Delivery Details

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Import restrictions are applicable to some destinations, especially the import of products containing materials such as ivory and tortoiseshell. We cannot accept orders requiring shipment to any countries which implement such controls.

All items are checked and photographed prior to packaging, and we aim to dispatch 1-3 days after receiving cleared payment.

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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