RECENT ACQUISITIONS - 12th JUNE, 2018

ANTIQUE 20thC ITALIAN LUIGI AVOLIO SOLID SILVER CANDELABRA, NAPLES c.1930

20th Century Italian Avolio silver pair of sculptural candelabra with gilded rococo bases, representing a male and female centaur each holding a cornucopia supporting a acanthus leaf five light candelabrum.

All figures signed Avolio, Hallmarked 800 (800+ silver standard), also 45/NA Luigi Avolio.

REFERENCE NUMBER: A5331

ANTIQUE 20thC JAPANESE SOLID SILVER TEA & COFFEE SERVICE ON TRAY c.1900

20th Century Japanese Meiji period silver four-piece tea service on tray, consisting of a tea kettle on stand, teapot, covered sugar bowl, cream jug and tray, exceptional and magnificent quality, double walled, embossed and applied with Iris flowers in high relief, with C-form handles and lids applied with Iris bulbs.

Hallmarked with the Junjin marks (950+ high grade silver), maker unknown.

REFERENCE NUMBER: A5340