David Foord-Brown Antiques

Fine 18th Century & early 19th Century English Furniture, Porcelain & Old Sheffield Plate Silver

Very rare pair of old Sheffield silver stirrup cups, by Tudor & Leader

Description: A very rare pair of Old Sheffield plate silver stirrup cups, circa 1800, almost certainly by Tudor & Leader. Naturalistically modelled in the form of fox heads, with fine chasing resembling the fur, thread border and mercurial gilt interiors. Example shown in Undertstanding Antique Silver Plate by Stephen J Helliwell page 117 and in the Weston Park Museum, Sheffield, Accession Number 1978.550.

Origin: English


Availability: Sold

Stock Ref: A8321

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