A Fine set of Art Nouveau Silver Menu Holders

This beautiful set of antique silver place card holders or menu holders were made in London 1904 by Mappin and Webb and depict a pre-Raphaelite lady playing the harp. They are of excellent quality- the decoration is really very crisp and finely modelled. 

Each one measures 55mm length, 30mm height and 36mm width.

They are in perfect condition with no damage or repair. Most of the makers marks are rubbed but several are evidenced enough to read the Mappin and Webb mark. 



Type: Menu Holders
Function: Dining
Maker: Mappin and Webb
Country: England

Price: £ 375 GBP

Need more info? Contact James Baldwin Antiques regarding this item.





Related Articles & Recommended Reading

  • Jensen Flatware for the Collector
    Most buyers of Georg Jensen sterling silver cutlery are building or adding to a silver canteen. However, as pieces of 20th century design, Georg Jensen sterling flatware pieces are also of great interest to collectors. While some collectors may be exclusively interested in the sterling silverware of Georg Jensen many will wish to add silver flatware pieces in different Georg Jensen designs to their more general collection of sterling silver flatware. read more...

  • A question of cutlery: terminology.
    If you've ever been confused about exactly what to call each type of silver fork, knife or spoon you own, this is for you! A brief account of the dizzying array of terminology related to antique silver cutlery and flatware. Precisely what is the difference between a silver table fork and a silver dinner fork? Is it proper to use a silver dessert knife to spread your butter? The answers to these critical issues and many more lie within! read more...


A Service of Silver and Mother of Pearl Fruit Cutlery

An exquisite service of silver and mother of pearl fruit cutlery made in Sheffield in 1960. The set contains 12 knives and 12 forks, in a beautiful,...... More Details





An Arts And Crafts Silver Sauce Boat By A E JONES

This sterling silver sauce boat was made by A E Jones, one of the most important and respected Arts and Crafts silversmith, in Birmingham 1929....... More Details





A Georg Jensen Large Butter Knife In the Akkeleje Pattern

This Akkeleje Pattern large butter knife was designed by Georg Jensen in 1918, and a fine example of  Georg Jensen's Art Nouveau...... More Details





A Georgian Silver Basket

This fine Neoclassical silver basket was made in London 1798 by Samuel Hennel. It is of typical mid Georgian style, elegantly shaped and bright...... More Details