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Antique Silver Victorian Egg Cruet made in 1861-63


A delightful antique silver Victorian four cup egg cruet made in 1861 (egg cups) and 1863 (stand) - all by Joseph & Edward Bradbury of London and retailed by Widdowson & Veale, also of London.

Date 1861 - 1863
Made By Joseph & Edward Bradbury
Location England
Stock Number W247x12

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1861 - 1863
Maker: Joseph & Edward Bradbury

A delightful antique silver Victorian four cup egg cruet made in 1861 (egg cups) and 1863 (stand) – all by Joseph & Edward Bradbury of London and retailed by Widdowson & Veale, also of London.

This lovely set is in very good condition and has four egg cups that are detachable from the stand. The stand and cups have a very elegant beaded border, and the feet of the stand are finely pierced.

Dimensions: height 16.5 cm, diameter 7.7 cm; weight 13.76 troy oz.

Joseph & Edward Bradbury

Thomas Bradbury & Son. The firm was active at Arundel Street, Sheffield with a London showroom at 12 Gough Square, Fleet Street.

In 1855, the firm changed its name to Thomas Bradbury & Sons, under the partnership of Joseph and Edward Bradbury (sons of Thomas Bradbury II).

In 1877, the partners were Thomas Bradbury III (brother of Joseph Bradbury) and John Sutherland Henderson.

The partnership was dissolved in 1888 and the firm was managed by Walton Turner Bradbury, Joseph Bradbury Jr and Frederick Bradbury (sons of Joseph Bradbury Sr). Frederick Bradbury is the author of the fundamental book “A History of Old Sheffield Plate”.

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