SEE ADDITIONAL 9 PICTURES BELOW DESCRIPTION, Lot Of 7 Beautiful Antique Circa 19071936 Matthews Company Sterling Silver Stemmed Dessert Cups Bowls And/Or Champagne Coupes Glasses With Etched Crystal Inserts, Pattern No. Please see the additional 9 pictures we embedded below the description. The bottoms of the cups are marked STERLING 73 below the Matthews Company mark.
We are unsure as to exactly how old the set is but believe it dates to the pre-Hickok period of 19071936. The combined weight of the sterling cups (not including the etched crystal bowl inserts) is roughly 411 Grams (13.22 Troy Ounces / 14.51 Ounces). The combined weight of the cups and inserts is roughly 2 lbs 1 oz. The sterling components measure roughly 3 3/16 in height. The base of the sterling components measures roughly 2 11/16 in diameter.
The rim of the sterling components measures roughly 3 11/16 in diameter The cups measure roughly 3 11/16 in height including the etched crystal bowl inserts. The rim of the inserts measures roughly 3 13/16 in diameter. The sterling cups have aging, discoloration, scratches, scuffs, nicks, dirty and/or stained areas, and tarnishing to varying degrees (see pictures). These would be made all the better with a thorough polishing.
The crystal bowls have light and deep scratches, scuffs, dirty areas, and manufacturing imperfections such as bubbles in the glass, otherwise known as a little character. They appear to be free of any chips, cracks, or repairs. This beautiful lot of 7 antique matching Matthews Company sterling silver stemmed dessert cups/bowls with etched crystal inserts is sure to be a nice addition to your collection.This is one of many great items we currently have listed. View or search our other items here. As you can see in our listings, we offer a wide range of items and seem to find many objects of interest, new and old. We never know where or when we'll find our next treasure.
Check back in with us frequently. We always do our best to satisfy our customers and work hard to offer excellent service. Your feedback is very important to us, and we welcome any comments or suggestions you might have to help us improve our service. The item "7 Matthews Company Sterling Silver Dessert Cup Bowl Coupe with Crystal Insert 14oz" is in sale since Saturday, October 10, 2020.This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "bensmumma" and is located in Sutton, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.