Early 20th Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Rose Bowl Chester 1902 George Nathan & Ridley Hayes

£ 2,750.00

A beautifully designed mid sized circular silver rose bowl decorated with elegant swirl fluting and bead designs.

 

Description

A beautifully designed mid sized circular silver rose bowl decorated with elegant swirl fluting and bead designs.  The edge of the rim is wavy and has figural motifs for highlights.

 

Weight:  38.25 troy ounces/1186 grams

Height:  6.96 inches/17.4cm

Diameter:  10.15 inches/25.8cm

Condition:  Excellent throughout

Price:  £2750

 

Nathan & Hayes (Biographical details)

Nathan & Hayes (manufacturer/factory; British; 1885 – 1930’s)

Also known as

Nathan & Hayes

Address

285 Icknield Street, Birmingham Hatton Garden, London

Biography

George Nathan & Ridley Hayes were Birmingham silversmiths who made reproduction pieces including copies of archaeological discoveries, from Mycenae and Assyria in particular. They entered a variety of makers’ marks between 1888 and 1900 (Crisp Jones, pp. 339 and 359).

Bibliography

John Culme, ‘The Directory of Gold and Silversmiths 1838-1914’, Woodbridge 1987
K. Crisp Jones ed., ‘The Silversmiths of Birmingham and their marks 1750-1980’, London 1981,