A Rare English Queen Elizabeth II Hallmarked Sterling Silver 5 piece Tea Set by the Barker Ellis Silver Co. The Teapot is 9 3/4" handle to spout and 7 1/2" in height and 4 7/8 in diameter with a weight of 21.9 oz or 620 grams. The Coffee Pot is 9 3/4" in height and 8 1/4" handle to spout and has a diameter of 4 1/4 with a weight of 21.8 oz or 618 grams. The Hot Water Pot is 9 1/2" in height and 7" handle to spout and has a diameter of 4 1/4 with a weight of 22.2 oz or 628 grams.
The Sugar Bowl is 3 1/2" in height and 5 3/4" handle to handle with a diameter of 3 7/8 and a weight of 7.6 oz or 216 grams. The Cream Jug is 3 1/2" in height and 5 1/2" handle to spout and has a diameter of 3 3/4 with a weight of 7.2 oz or 204 grams. The Total weight of the entire set being 80.7 oz or 2,286 grams. The whole set just says quality to you every piece has superb George II design and all pieces standing on a raised circular base with beautifully ribbed rims leading to baluster shaped bodies with ribbed Ducks Bill spouts to the Tea and Coffee pot and a squat shaped spout to the Hot Water Pot with the ribbed domed lids finished with a Cast Pine finial with high looped "C" shaped handles with raised thumb pieces with double scrolled handles to the sugar and cream jug. The Set is Free of any Initials or Monograms.
The Set is in Excellent Condition. Makers Mark - B E S Co. Town Mark - Anchor - Birmingham. Lion Passant - Sterling Mark. Date letter - T -1968 (Hot Water Pot W - 1971).With the tea, coffee and hot water pot hallmarked to the inside of the lid with the lion passant and date letter. A Rare English Queen Elizabeth II Hallmarked Sterling Silver 5 piece Tea Set Guaranteed to please. If you have any questions please contact me.
The item "RARE QUEEN ELIZABETH II HM STERLING SILVER 5 PIECE TEA SET 1968" is in sale since Wednesday, May 30, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Teapots & Sets". The seller is "samsamboy2015" and is located in Penrith.This item can be shipped worldwide.