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ANTIQUE ROCKFORD SILVER-PLATE CO., QUADRUPLE PLATED COFFEE POT
The Rockford Silver Plate Company was formed in 1882 after a fire ravaged Racine, Wisconsin and the Racine Silver Plate company was destroyed. The City of Rockford, Ill. asked its owners to rebuild there and the name was changed to Rockford Silver Plate Company in 1882. Their silver plated pieces were of very high quality and sold only through select jewelry stores. The company continued operations in Illinois until 1925 at which point the Rockford plant was purchased by Raymond Sheets, and it was renamed Sheets-R.S. Co.
Quadruple silver plate was some of the highest quality made during the late part of the 19th Century. "Quadruple" silver-plated items are four times as heavily plated with silver than items marked “Standard” silver-plated.
This is a Stunning Rockford “Quadruple” Silver Plated Coffee Pot
This Rockford piece is the embodiment of true art form with intricate floral design and nature scenery throughout. The body has an engraved chest with stunning florals, bamboo, star-bursts, vine motifs, scroll work and beading. There are many different accents in this piece including a Geometric design on the top border. The handle and spout are wrapped with a repoussed antique pattern; the original insulators garish the handle with care. The footed base is also decorated with detailed floral and amazing design elements. The coffeepot is finished with a simple finial on top.
CONDITION: Very Good! The only thing we found was a few small dents on the upper collar. Few minor surface scratches from use and cleaning.
There are also a few other imperfections.
We make it our goal to portray our items as accurate as possible and look over our items as closely as we can to highlight not only the best features but anything that may require some attention. However, we may miss some minor details from time to time. Since all our estate pieces are sold “as is” and non-refundable it is imperative you are completely satisfied and confident in this item’s condition before buying or making an offer. Therefore, we request you contact us if you have any questions regarding condition or for additional pictures and we will reply as quickly as possible. If a detail initially escaped our notice, we will promptly make the required adjustments in our listing to ensure we are providing as accurate an assessment as possible. If you proceed with purchase without contacting us, you are agreeing to these terms.
Please email or call, if you have any questions, or if you'd like to visit our showroom to see it in person.
Shipping is NOT FREE! Items are available for pick up. However, if shipping is required, shipping is the sole responsibility of the buyer to arrange for pickup and shipping.
~ Shipping Information Options ~
Small to medium items can be shipped insured at the buyer's expense either via the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) or UPS.
As a courtesy, we are offering the following shipping options if you are unable to pick up locally or don't have your own preferred mover. All of these movers are independent companies and not affiliated with, work for nor pay us. We are not responsible in any way for their actions or quality of service. Please direct all questions about rates, pickup arrangements, payment and claims to each carrier directly.
Rates for a single piece of furniture can range from $275-$550. Rates will vary depending on the mover chosen, your location, size and weight, unless indicated as flat rate in which case dimensions and weight don’t matter. Some offer a sliding scale discount on multiple pieces delivered to the same location. Our pickup location zip is 46737. Contact us for approximate weights or actual where possible.
Home Direct USA ~ At Your Service
Offers a flat rate price of $276 for one item to anywhere in the 48 lower states. Insurance runs $3.95 per $100 buying price, up to $2,500 with a minimum of $39.50. Over $2,500 has a reduced rate. A sliding scale rate discount is offered for multiple pieces. Pricing includes inside placement to room of choice, up to two flights of stairs and debris removal. If assembly is required add $22.00. Delivery times average 10-21 days with exceptions either way. Ask for Melinda Hempe in the Antiques Dept. at 720-535-4139 for a quote. As an alternative you can also contact us directly and ask for Grazia at 260-665-1987 for a quote. Two forms of payment is accepted: Paypal at no additional charge with a valid email address or Credit cards for an additional processing fee of 3.5% added to the total.
Fountain Valley, Inc.
Ideal for shorter distance and smaller items where flat rate may prove pricey. They cover Michigan, Ohio and Indiana, but can accommodate additional states if necessary. They will cater to your needs and do their best to accommodate. Rates are based on dimension, weight and distance. Fully insured. Can accommodate small to large pieces and multiple item shipments. Shipping rate discount possible on multiple pieces to same location. Delivery in 7-10 days, but could even be sooner. Call Rob Sweet at 517-403-9007 for a price quote.
Ace Executive Van Lines
Basic charges $275 for the first item going to one location and $75 for any additional items to the same location plus a 20% surcharge on the shipping price. Fully insured. To receive a shipping quote call Mary Lou at 925-200-6851 and include the 12 digit ebay identification number or the link where the item was viewed along with your destination zip code.
Antique Silver Plate