c1895 Pair of Silver Plated Dinner Meat Covers by Hutton & Sons


A very fine quality and looking pair of late Victorian/early Edwardian large and heavy silver plated Dinner Table domed Meat Covers (Cloches) in near mint condition.

They are both in the same repousse fluted design on top, with wavy reeding along the bottom. The handle on the top has a string of beads decoration. There are no engravings, monograms, or family crests. On the underside of both lids is stamped the maker’s details of William Hutton & Sons (WH & S EP MPA 13150). They are individually numbered 2 and 3, representing the slight difference in size. The handles are retained by a nut that can be removed for aid cleaning.

Size 1: 37 x 28.5 x 24 cm (14 ½ x 11 ¼ x 9 ½ inches)
Size 2: 31 x 24.5 x 20.5 cm (12 ¼ x 9 ¾ x 8 inches)
Weight: 2951 g