A LATE VICTORIAN THREE-PIECE TEASET
Mark of Russell & Co. (one overstruck) Sheffield 1899
each of shaped oval form and on four curved feet, the sides with part spiral-fluting and vacant rocaiile and foliate cartouches, heightof teapot - 15cm. (5½ins) a panelled sugar and cream with tongs; 12 pairs of plated dessert knives and forks with mother-of-pearl handles; and 12 pairs of plated tea knives and forks with mother-of-pearl handles, in a plush lined case, weight of tea set - 45ozs.
See illustration above for part of lot (42)