Pepper Pot height to finial: 7.5cms (3 ins). Salt Dish height: 3.5cms (1 3/8 ins). Mustard Pot height excluding lid: 3.5cms (1 3/8 ins). Case: 19cms (7 1/2" ins) x 11cms (4 3/8" ins) x 6.5cms (2 1/2 ins). An elegant cased three piece cruet set of open salt dish, pepper shaker and lidded mustard pot manufactured by English company Charles S Green, Birmingham circa 1940s.This quality solid silver set is hallmarked and features a traditional Acanthus design at the base of each item. Two spoons complete the set. All three pots have blue glass lining. The pepper pot is embellished with a dainty finial on the lid. The lid sits quite securely and will pull off easily, when required for a refill.
The mustard pot lid lifts off and is not hinged, also embellished with the same dainty finial. The salt spoon is manufactured by the same company, the mustard spoon is a likely replacement in EPNS. The dates of manufacture for each item are a bit mixed, although the set appears to be produced by the same company over time.
As all the patterns match, the set is complete regardless of the dates of manufacture. It was a common occurrence to have varying dates within a set. As mentioned, one spoon is a replacement. Condition: The condition is generally excellent for vintage commensurate for age.
Items have been polished, some residual tarnish marks, nothing major and some age related wear (rubbing) in areas. The blue glass liners are still intact with no damage. Set is still in the original case, which has some age related outerwear, the clasp catch is missing, generally good condition to the lining inside, one elastic restrainer for the spoons is frayed and the other has come adrift. Still a nice collectors item.. Mustard Lidded Pot: u 1919.Additional Info: The business was founded in Birmingham by Charles Green in 1905 who was also assisted by his wife Winifred, a talented designer. The company was still trading in the 1980s.. Please look at the photos carefully as they form part of the description.
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We can price the following options to your country on request. Welcome to Red Beards Treasure House, the home of fantastic collectables, china, art, furniture and antiques. Our treasure trove is constantly growing, so check back often! The item "Vintage SILVER 925 CRUET SET Salt Pepper Mustard Spoons Cased Birmingham c1940s" is in sale since Friday, September 28, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling". The seller is "redbeardsa1" and is located in Allambie Heights, NSW. This item can be shipped to Australia, all countries in Europe, United States, Canada, Hong Kong, New Zealand.