Antique Sterling Silver British Edwardian Hand Chased Bowl
This wonderful antique sterling silver bowl is all hand worked. It features elaborate chasing and metal work. The bowl carries a complete set of British hallmarks on its side. Given those hallmarks, this bowl was made in Birmingham, England and dates from 1909. The bowl was made by William Henry Sparrow. There are some flea bite marks on the inside bottom of the bowl, as well as some subtle mis-shapping of the foot. Given its age, there is minimal surface scratching or wear, and It is in extremely good antique condition.
Dimensions: Approximately 2 3/4" long by 4 1/8" wide in diameter
Weight: 73.7 grams
Markings: Lion Passant (British sterling silver standard mark); Anchor (Birmingham city mark); k (1909 date mark); W.H.S (William Henry Sparrow maker's mark)