Scottish Sterling Silver Caddy Spoon Antique George V (1926)
Scottish Sterling Silver Caddy Spoon - Antique George V (1926). An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George V Scottish sterling silver caddy spoon; an addition to our teaware collection. This exceptional antique George V Scottish sterling silver caddy spoon has a plain shovel shaped bowl. The handle terminal is embellished with a cast features depicting Celtic knots and interlacing designs, paralleling a mystical interlaced creature. The handle stem is further ornamented with a raised paralleling border, incorporating scrolling designs to either end. This impressive antique 1920s silver caddy spoon was crafted by the distinguished and collectable silversmith Alexander Ritchie of Iona, Scotland; the piece includes full Glaswegian hallmarks, in addition to identifying'AR','Iona' and registration number RD NO 643267. The couple expanded their love of art and Alex expanded his skill set from wood carving to metal work.
Everything was made to the Ritchies' specifications and to a high standard. In 1937, Alex Ritchie's work was included in a prestigious Scottish Industries Exhibition on London.
This antique Scottish sterling silver caddy spoon is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. The cast decoration is very sharp.
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the stem and reverse of the handle are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this antique caddy spoon. 1.2 troy ounces/36.4g. Andrew Campbell founder and owner of AC Silver has been dealing in antique diamond & gemstone jewellery and antique sterling silver since 1977. In addition to his high quality Newcastle-based shop, Andrew has developed what is now an established and internationally recognised online store.
All orders placed before 2pm GMT are dispatched the same day. Company Name: AC Silver Unlimited. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "acsilver925" and is located in this country: GB.
This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Maker: Alexander Ritchie
- Length: 12.1cm/4.8\
- Monarch: George V
- SKU: C3313
- Width: 3.5cm/1.4\
- Origin: Glasgow, Scotland
- Weight: 1.2 troy ounces/36.4g
- Period: Antique
- Age: 1900-1940
- Composition: Sterling Silver
- Date: 1926
- Height: 1.7cm/0.7\
- Product: Caddy Spoon
- Brand: Unbranded
- Type: Spoon