An unusual Victorian silver tripod egg cruet set
An unusual Victorian silver tripod egg cruet set. Comprising three matching egg cups with bands of beaded decoration, suspended by a stand formed as three supporting poles lashed together with a rope twist, mark of John Round & Son Ltd (Joseph Ridge), Sheffield 1894 together with three Victorian silver spoons suspended from the poles, mark of Chawner & Co (George William Adams), London 1877 and Elizabeth & John Eaton, London 1862. Possibly of naval, military or survival camping interest. 8 in (20.3 cm) height of stand, 2 in (5.1 cm) diameter of egg cups. Weight: 384 grams.
Auction Date: February 2018