London silverplate epergne hallmarked for Robert Pringle, comprised of one central pierced support with a partially frosted glass bowl having a scalloped rim, flanked by three removable shaped arms supporting matching glass bowls, all raised on a tapering fluted standard on a round footed base adorned with three figural swans resting on half-round fluted feet. Maker's hallmark to the top of the base. Each arm and arm receptacle with number, Circa 1870-1880. Together with a round mirrored table silverplate plateau having a beaded top and lower edge, curved surround with engraved shield and foliate decoration and resting on three curved foliate feet. Epergne 22 1/2" H x 15 1/2" dia. Plateau: 4 1/2" H x 18" dia. Late 19th century
The Collection of Harvey and Leslie Ann Phillips, Vonore, Tennessee.
Epergne in overall very good condition, minor surface scratching to base, bowls in very good condition. Plateau in overall very good condition, 1 approx. 2" scratch to glass.