Service consists of tray; two pots, one tall and one stout; milk jug; and sugar bowl.
Tea and coffee service with tray by Archibald Knox, 19021903
© V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum)
- Silver & lapis lazuli & ivory
- Tray 61 x 44.5 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £40,000 ( Total: £120,000)
- Acquired in:
- John Jesse
The service is amongst the most accomplished and ambitious of Knox's designs. It was made by W H Haseler Ltd of Birmingham, one of the most important and progressive silver manufactureres of the early 20th century.
Private owner (unknown); ... ; Jo Martin and Bruno Forest, 1973; Keith Carpenter; John Jesse.