This gorgeous silver bear is well over 100 years old and was a rather useful bear as he is actually a pepperette. Novelty pepperettes were very popular in the early 20th century and rare ones like this bear which is made of fully hallmarked sterling silver are now very desirable and keenly collected. Height 5 cm / 2. Weight: 14.8 grams. Hallmark: Hallmarked with the lion for sterling silver. Makers mark is rubbed. Also marked on head section for sterling silver. Condition: Very good antique condition. Signs of light use in keeping with age. Hallmarks partly rubbed on base. Small gap in seam on bottom of feet but this does not really show. All items will be packaged with care and dispatched quickly using a fully insured service. The item “Large Antique Silver Teddy Bear Pepperette Pepper Pot Edwardian Hallmarked 1909″ is in sale since Tuesday, May 23, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Salt & Pepper Cellars/Shakers”. The seller is “kraveantiques” and is located in Bath, Somerset. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, United States, Canada, Ireland, Australia, Germany, France, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahrain, Bahamas, Colombia, Kuwait, Philippines, Qatar, Uruguay, Viet nam.
- Composition: Solid Silver
- Age: 1900-1940
- Product: Novelty Pepperette
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