RECENT ACQUISITIONS - 1st August, 2019

ANTIQUE 20thC MONUMENTAL BURMESE SOLID SILVER THABEIK BOWL, RANGOON c.1900

20th Century Monumental Burmese, silver Thabeik bowl, repousse' decorated in high relief with detailed panels depicting different traditional scenes from the Burmese mythology, showing very detailed figures set against a chiseled matted background in landscapes. Around the scenes and the top chased with scrolling and intertwining foliage, the base decorated with signs of the zodiac.

Reference Number: A5875

ANTIQUE 19thC VICTORIAN SOLID SILVER TENIERS TEA SERVICE, E FARRELL c.1816

19th Century Impressive Victorian silver Teniers style tea & coffee service, of inverted pear shape, exceptionally large size, heavy hauge and outstanding quality, the tea service profusely chased and applied with rustic scenes of Dutch merchants merry-making, inspired by the Dutch painter David Teniers, the finial modelled as a seated man with a pipe leaning on a barrell, the stand decorated with pierced cast scroll work and supported on three scroll feet.

Hallmarked English silver (925 ), London, Kettle year 1816 (a), Coffee pot year 1817 (b), Teapot 1826 (l), Sugar bowl year 1824 (i), cream jug year 1822 (g), Maker's mark EF for Edward Farrell.