A c.19th fitted oak chest with carrying handles containing a large communion claret jug (capacity c. 2 pints), a larger communion wine goblet and a paten tray. One tiny knock to the body, not that noticeable.
In 1830 the firm began making silver and plated goods by acquiring the firm Nicholson, Ashforth and Cutts. In 1836 the firm began to make spoons and forks from nickel silver - an alloy of nickel, copper and zinc, starting from 1848 to produce electroplate.
Period: William IV c1835. Notes: Lovely pair of J Dixon Old Sheffield plate candlesticks. Plain stylish design with little floral detail between the column and base. Hallmarks for J Dixon & Sons. Condition: Very good, considering age.
Antique 3 Piece Silver Plated Tea Set by James Dixon & Sons
Dated to c.1890.
EPBM - Electro Plated Britania Metal
Condition is reasonable commensurate with it's age, there are areas of plate loss, please see photos. However otherwise the set is in excellent order with no obvious dings or dents
Dispatched with Royal Mail 2nd Class.
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Silver Spoon by James Dixon & Sons of Sheffield
If I am reading the hallmarks correctly it is from 1945
Southern Railway Spoon
Unsure what this is made from or how old it is
I believe it is silver plated as it has Dixon written on it
Silver Spoon J Collyer & Co of Birmingham
Again if I am correct it is from 1905
I am not an expert so please see photos
The spoons appear to be in good condition but need a clean
A great antique silver plate candle holder and original snuffer. Made by James Dixon circa 1890's . In well used aged condition with tarnishing and numerous marks etc. Measures 4"(10cms) tall X 5.5"(14cms) wide approx. Snuffer is 5.5"(14cms) approx. Stamped with the usual prestigious Dixon bugle and EPBM which is Electro Plated Britannia Metal. Please see my large selection of silver plate and other collectables. I combine postage. Thanks!
Fabulous Antique JOHN DIXON Hallmarked Silver Plate or EPNS (rubbed marks) Epergne without glass inserts but would be stunning with tapered candles as a table centrepiece. Hallmarked but very worn and hard to read. Beautiful and elegant with 4 outer trumpets and a larger centre one. Measures: 13cm x 20cm x 20cm Great antique condition (please see pics)
Antique James Dixon & Sons JD&S Silver Plate Cutlery Corkscrew Marrow Spoon Pickle Fork Set This set does have one of the pieces replaced - see photo - it’s the small fish knife - this is an odd piece and bears a different Backstamp I also couldn’t see a Backstamp on the corkscrew although it does fir the box perfectly and I think is original. The fish knife, pickle fork and marrow spoon all carry JD&S Backstamps Longest piece measures 21cm and smallest piece - the corkscrew measures 10cm long The box although still present is quite worn and battered - see photos Vintage pre-owned condition Great unusual cutlery items
A classic Art Deco serving spoon for desserts or trifle. Marked Dixon in five conjoined circles. Length 21 cm. Bowl width 6 cm and length 7.5 cm. We do not want you to be disappointed when you open your parcel.
One butter knife is silver with Sheffield crown and lion marks with “h” for 1925. 1x JAM SPOON stamped EPNS. 1x FORK with barbs stamped EPNS. 1x PIXIE SPOON stamped EPNS. 1x FORK stamped HA EA FA (Atkins Bros).
Period: William IV c1835. Notes: Lovely pair of J Dixon Old Sheffield plate candlesticks. Highly decorative design, either late William IV or early Victorian. Hallmarks for J Dixon & Sons. Condition: Good, considering age.
An excellent set of six silver plated grapefruit spoons by James Dixon of Sheffield. Each measures 14cm long, detailing to handles. Marked Dixon with trumpet mark. Excellent condition. No dents or dinks and no plate loss. No box. Any further questions please ask.
They are beautifully engraved as shown in the images and the ferrules are delightfully decorated with a border of flowers and another of hearts. They are finished with quality ox bone handles. FISH EATERS.
A pair of Sterling Silver sugar tongs, with makers mark of "B.B." over "S.Ld.". Pepper shaker height 3 3/4" (9.5cm). Condition is used with a ding in the spoon bowl, and the handle is slightly bent/distorted.