Leopard Antiques
       
New Items About Us Valuations Contact Us Links Links  
Currency    
PayPal
 
Visa
 
MasterCard
 
Antique Silver
   
Silversmiths
   
Regions
   
Periods
   
Sampson Mordan Silver Owl Menu Holders (pair)
Reference: S1456
Period: Edward VII
Year: 1905
Silversmith: Sampson Mordan & Co
Place: Chester
Price: $ 460.00
Weight: 42 grams
Dimensions: 3.5 cm height, 3.2 cm diameter.
Condition: Excellent, small split to feathers of one owl.

Description: A lovely pair of collectable Sampson Mordan silver owls, for use as place or menu holders. The owls have lovely detail, and the hallmarks are very clear on both. Each owl is lovely quality, as is usual for Mordan items. Each owl has 2 original amber glass eyes, each with a small and large pupil. Sampson Mordan became famous for producing high quality, innovative novelty items, which enjoyed wide appeal. The firm existed between 1823 and 1941.
Sampson Mordan Silver Owl Menu Holders (pair)
Sampson Mordan Silver Owls

Sampson Mordan Silver Owl Menu Holders (pair)
Mordan owls - detail

Sampson Mordan Silver Owl Menu Holders (pair)
Rear

Sampson Mordan Silver Owl Menu Holders (pair)
Hallmarks

Sampson Mordan Silver Owl Menu Holders (pair)
Scale

Printer friendly version
Email to a friend
Copyright © LeopardAntiques.com 2017
/body>