1/  Old Sheffield Plate Argyle

A rare old sheffield plate argyle of vase shape with a wooden handle.

Argyles were used to keep gravy warm. The central inner compartment was for a hot iron bar with the thin gravy

surrounding it.  Circa 1780

See page from; The history of old

sheffield plate, by Gordon Crosskey.

21.5 cm x 21 across - spout to handle.

£ 285.00