A George V silver hot water jug, Adie Brothers, Birmingham, 1933 with egg-and-dart rim above a waisted body, applied with composite harp-shaped handle, the hinged cover with conforming turned finial, on an oval spreading footrim, 685g, 21cm high; and a George V silver hot water jug, A L Davenport Ltd, Birmingham, 1932, with leaf-capped composite handle and finial, domed hinged cover and circular spreading footrim, dents, 305g,18cm high (2)
Sold for R 4 200 Including Buyer's Premium and VAT R 4 918
The Adie Brothers hot water jug : the securing pins are loose. The marks are slightly rubbed. Normal scratches. The underbase scratched with letters and numerals.
The A L Davenport, Birmingham 1932 example : with dents to the body, the largest measuring 1cm by 0,8cm. The footrim with dents in an area approximately 4cm wide by 0,5cm deep. Securing rims to handle replaced. The cover does not sit flush with the base. The hinge to the cover stamped with a patent number. Five dents to the body.
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