Interesting shape for this pot made in Sheffield at the end of the 19th century. by electroplating nickel with silver (EPNS mark on bottom). Nice scrolled wood handle. Made by “Cooper Brothers” as marked on bottom. The electroplating technique at its beginning was to deposit a much higher thickness of silver plating than now.
CREATOR: Cooper Brothers & Sons (Maker)
OF THE PERIOD: Other
PLACE OF ORIGIN: England
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1890
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES; Silver Plate, Wood
WEAR; Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
9 in.H x 6.75 in.W x 3.75 in.D
23 cmH x 17 cmW x 10 cmD