Novelty pepperettes for your next dinner party to make your guests think they are dining with Queen Alexandra. Mostly Edwardian. All amusing.

Set of four novelty pepperettes
Set of four novelty pepperettes, each formed as a putto holding a ball above his head over a stepped base. 1916. British, made in Birmingham. George V silver. Stokes & Ireland, maker. Image © Copyright Toovey’s 2017-2020. Fair use license. via https://www.tooveys.com/lots/418424/a-set-of-four-george-v-silver-novelty-pepperettes
Four pepperettes in the motif of poppy heads with a detachable cover. 1891.
Four pepperettes in the motif of poppy heads with a detachable cover. 1891. Victorian. Made in London. Parcel-gilt silver. Mark of Edward Hutton. Image © CHRISTIE’S 2020. Fair use license. via https://www.christies.com/lotfinder/Lot/a-set-of-four-victorian-parcel-gilt-silver-5083748-details.aspx
Three novelty pepperettes, two modeled as bananas and the third as an ear of corn. 20th c. Gilt with the ear of corn set with stones.
Three novelty pepperettes, two modeled as bananas and the third as an ear of corn. 20th c. Gilt with the ear of corn set with stones. Apparently unmarked. Image © CHRISTIE’S 2020. Fair use license. via https://www.christies.com/lotfinder/Lot/three-various-novelty-pepperettes-apparently-unmarked-20th-5370153-details.aspx

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