Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Mark of the Atkin Bros. of Sheffield, early 20th century, oval form with reticulated rim and double twist and acanthus handles, ornate engraving to well incorporating floral swags and stylized ivy strapwork motif, no monograms.
27.25 x 17.25 in.The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC.
Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.
Some wear to plating.