Christopher Dresser Designed Victorian 3-Piece Batchelor's 'Nesting' Silver Tea Set

Hukin & Heath, London 1883
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An extremely rare Victorian three piece Batchelor's Nesting SILVER Tea Set, designed by Christopher Dresser and of plain circular form, the teapot with a rattan handle. The cream jug and sugar bowl 'nesting' inside the pot.

By Hukin & Heath, London, 1883. Also stamped with a diamond registration mark for 18th September 1879.

These nesting sets are rare in silver plate and exceedingly scarce in silver.

Literature: "Christopher Dresser", by Michael Whiteway, page 88, fig' #68 and "Christopher Dresser", by Dr Widar Halen, page 156, fig' #177.





£2,250.00

Condition
In good condition with no damage or repair
Dimensions
H
80 mm (3.15 inches)
W
170 mm (6.69 inches)
DIA
95 mm (3.74 inches)
Weight
336.00 Grams (10.80 troy ounces)
Country
England
Stock Code
VA120422W
Medium
Silver