1894-95 Sterling Silver White Star Line Cordial/egg Cup-n&h-birmingham, England

1894-95 Sterling Silver White Star Line Cordial/egg Cup-n&h-birmingham, England
1894-95 Sterling Silver White Star Line Cordial/egg Cup-n&h-birmingham, England
1894-95 Sterling Silver White Star Line Cordial/egg Cup-n&h-birmingham, England
1894-95 Sterling Silver White Star Line Cordial/egg Cup-n&h-birmingham, England
1894-95 Sterling Silver White Star Line Cordial/egg Cup-n&h-birmingham, England
1894-95 Sterling Silver White Star Line Cordial/egg Cup-n&h-birmingham, England

1894-95 Sterling Silver White Star Line Cordial/egg Cup-n&h-birmingham, England

"WHITE STAR LINE" CORDIAL/LIQUEUR or EGG CUP, made in BIRMINGHAM, GREAT BRITAIN, by N & H, (NATHAN & HAYES). TAKE A LOOK AT THE PICTURES...

They are part of our description... Condition is EXCELLENT, some wear to be expected from USE and AGE. It's a little dirty, and Silver Tarnish is developing... Needs to be Polished to clean it and bring back BEAUTIFUL SILVER SHINE. Overall size is about 2-1/4" High x 1-3/4" Wide in Diameter Opening; Base is 1-3/8 Wide in Diameter.

ENGRAVED with the WHITE STAR LINE. OGO, FLAG with STAR, on the Front of the Cup; Back of Cup is Signed with 4 English Hallmarks, N&H (Maker's Mark), Lion Pasant, "u" (Date Letter), Anchor (Birmingham). Maker's Name, Initials are N&H for NATHAN & HAYES. Weight of the Cup is 1.2 Ounces (on my Postal Scale), or 34.019 Grams. First Class Restaurant Service began aboard the WHITE STAR LINE ships, TEUTONIC, (later replaced by the OLYMPIC in 1911), and the MAJESTIC in 1889...

They were considered the First Modern Ocean Liners, along with their Sister Ships, BRITANNIC and GERMANIC, both in 1874. OCEANIC (1870), ATLANTIC (1871), REPUBLIC (1871), and BALTIC (1904) were also added to the WHITE STAR LINE FLEET.

The TITANTIC (1912), and it's Sister Ships used STERLING SILVER Holloware, as well as Silver-Plate for FIRST CLASS PASSENGERS only, in their on-board Restaurants. I have also listed a pair ofSilver-Plate Grape Shears, Engraved with "Cafe Parisenne", (name of onboard First Class Restaurant) on both The TITANIC and OLYMPIC, check out my other items. To view it, by clicking the blue link. WONDERFUL ANTIQUE ADDITION TO ANY COLLECTION... We will not be responsible for items that are lost or damaged if not insured. New York State Residents please add N. Resale Number, which I'll need to have to avoid paying N. Check out my other items. Be sure to add me to your favorites list. The item "1894-95 STERLING SILVER WHITE STAR LINE CORDIAL/EGG CUP-N&H-BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND" is in sale since Saturday, March 11, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U.

The seller is "backobeyond" and is located in Delancey, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.


1894-95 Sterling Silver White Star Line Cordial/egg Cup-n&h-birmingham, England