Victorian silver plated shell dish by hukin - heath. A beautiful silver plated dish of aesthetic movement or a bowl of fruit in a naturalistic leaf design, with local veins, a fluted edge, floral details and three twig legs each paraded with a delicate leaf.Marked on the underside with the stamp of the manufacturer h-h and their bird logo. It also has a registered design number of 188700 for the year 1892. I also saw a toaster in the same design. A nice quality item, it would be superb gracing any dining table or buffet. Hukin - heath were established in birmingham in 1855 by jonathan wilson hukin and john thomas heath, and became associated with the dr christopher trainee in 1877 who conu for them. Diameter: 22 cm (8 5/8). Height: 8.5 cm (3 3/8). Weight: 465 g - 1.02 pound. Condition: very good, very sight rub to the plate on the raised parts, but barely noticeable. Link to my shop - I have 100 more vintage treasures for sale. If you wish to purchase more than one item, I will refund any excess shipping and packaging costs that may be incurred after you have paid. Prices are based on the weight and size of the package. All parcels are sent with complete follow-up.
The style is traditional and high fashion.