Scottish Provincial Sterling Silver Tea Set
In exceptional condition throughout, each piece retaining its detailing with no damage or repairs, each piece does carry a family crest which depicts a fox running with a bird in its mouth with the Latin phrase ” Oportet Vivere” which roughly translates to ” It behoves one to live” and is connected to the Todd family .
Tea sets by provincial makers such as this are seldom seen and even scarcer to find one in such exceptional condition.
The tea pot holds just over 2 and a half pints.
Tea pot measures 12 inches in length.
The sugar bowl measures 9 and a half inches in length.
The cream jug measures 7 and a half inches in length.
|MAKER or SPONSOR MARK||R & R Keay|