Please scroll down to view all the pictures. The scrolling gallery only shows 6 to 12 pictures but we always list 15 to 24 pictures of each item to show the details and the condition. Our items are mostly Victorian and are not new and there may be imperfections due to the age of the item which we try to show in the pictures. We try to describe our items as accurately as we see them but please remember that pictures say a 1000 words. We photograph from every angle possible.Our pictures are part of our description. Our items are all used, mostly Victorian and a few vintage. Not the first item we sell is perfect. For sale is a Victorian English Sheffield Plate (OSP) samovar or tea urn. The condition is exceptional with a mirror shine as shown in the pictures. We estimate the date of manufacture to be in the early 1800's between 1810 and 1825. The heating compartment which would hold the hot coals or ashes is still with the samovar and if fits in to the center upright. The finial on the top can be raised to vent the contents and release steam or heat and the cover fits tightly. The samovar has a brilliant shine to the Old Sheffield Plate. Both the front and back sides each have a spoon etched cartouche with is beautiful in detail. On side has a 3 letter monogram. Both of the lion faces still have the ringer handles which look to be original. Overall this is quite a massive piece standing about 21.25 inches tall. There is a 3/8 inch difference in height measuring at the point of the rim from left to right side. We do not believe in Buyers or Sellers Remorse. We do not believe in. Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. The item "VICTORIAN ENGLISH OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE OSP FIGURAL LION FACE SAMOVAR TEA URN" is in sale since Friday, November 12, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silverplate\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "strick386" and is located in Lake Butler, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.