Beautiful large chafing dish consisting of four pieces: four-legged stand , the dish itself, a lid and an insert.
Everything EXCEPT for the four-legged stand itself is hallmarked to guarantee sterling silver. The hallmarks are
lion passant for sterling silver, crown for Sheffield, UK, letter Z for year 1892 and WG over JL as a maker's mark.
The set has no damages, just minor tarnish spots. Nearly perfect condition.
1. four-legged stand - height: 4.5 inches, length: 8.5 inches, width: 6 1/8 inches, weight: 10.0 oz.
2. dish - height: 2.0 inches, length (handle to handle): 11.0 inches, width: 6 3/4 inches, weight: 21.3 oz.
3. insert - height: 1.5 inches, length: 8 5/8 inches, width: 6 1/4 inches, weight: 10.5 oz.
4. lid - length: 8.5/8 inches, width: 6 1/4 inches, weight: 10.1 oz.
Total weight of the sterling silver pieces are 42.0 oz.
Fantastic English sterling silver chafing dish c. 1892, over 40oz!