Silver Service at Charterhouse

******STOP PRESS****** Watch us on BBC Two January 27th at 5.15 pm on Put Your Money Where Your Mouth IsThe Charterhouse February auction of gold, jewellery and silver includes an amazing silver table service of cutlery. “The table service of silver was a wedding present to the vendors and was purchased from Harrods. ” commented Richard Bromell. “However, the owners who live near Crewkerne have used the service sparingly over their many decades of being happily married and decided it is time for someone else to have the pleasure of owning and using the service on future occasions. “Rarely do such extensive solid silver services of table cutlery appear on the market. The service being sold by Charterhouse comprises 72 pieces of Old English pattern cutlery and is a 12 place setting with additional pieces including soup and other ladles, a sugar sifter and even a small pair of sugar tongs. Made by Mappin & Webb in 1925, and fitted in the original oak canteen it is estimated to sell for £2,400-2,800.Charterhouse is now accepting further entries for this two day auction on 23rd and 24th February, which also includes gold, jewellery, wine, port and antiques. Charterhouse is also accepting further entries for their auction of classic cars on Sunday 12th February.For further information regarding these auctions or to arrange a free home visit in the West Country, please contact Richard Bromell. Director, at Charterhouse, The Long Street Salerooms, Sherborne 01935 812277.Captions:Silver service: The solid silver service of table cutlery made in 1925 by Mappin & Webb being sold by Charterhouse in February £2,400-2,800Quick Links Forthcoming Sale Contact Previous Sale How to find us Sale Catalogues Tel: (01935) 812277 For further information regarding this article, please contact Richard Bromell, Director