Dating silver tea services

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During the 18th and 19th centuries, services were designed to accompany what had become an important tea-drinking ritual and consequently reached a high degree of artistic refinement.

A small collection of silver from India, all of it dating from the Raj Period, some of it made by local Indian silversmiths, some by British Colonials.

The preliminary répoussé pattern was punched from back, after which the piece was filled with a resin compound, then worked from the outside, by hammering it into the resin.

When the work was complete, the piece was heated until the resin filling melted out, leaving the now-empty piece stunningly decorated.

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