Pair of Victorian Bacchanalian Scene Serving Spoons - SOLD
Item: Pair of Victorian Bacchanalian Pattern Sterling Serving Spoons
Maker: Henry John Lias and Henry John Lias, London, 1876
Description: A pair of egg shaped bowl serving spoons. The spoons have a scene on the front of Diana, a lion, and other figures. The reverse has grape leaves and an urn on the stem, and back of the bowl has a face. The bowls of the spoons are gilded. They measure 9 inches in length.
Condition: Very good condition - the decoration and marks are crisp. The gilding is 90 percent on the front and 70 percent on the back. There is a period crest on the back - there are no monograms or removals.