Sellingantiques.co.uk Logo
 5,219 visitors today 273 antiques added today
victorian sterling silver postage stamp case sovereign case action 1891
SOLD
SA142720

VICTORIAN STERLING SILVER POSTAGE STAMP CASE - SOVEREIGN CASE ACTION - 1891

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Puckerings

Description:
A most unusual postage stamp case made from solid or sterling silver and appearing like a square version of a sovereign case with the ring and push button button to open.
Once opened the sprung holder is not circular to hold gold sovereigns but square/rectangular to hold postage stamps.
The interior retains it' original gilding and fully hallmarked for Birmingham 1891, making it a true Victorian example. The makers initials are also present W.N., I believe for William Neale.
Excellent condition, measuring 1" wide x 1 7/8" tall including ring.
Item ID: 33803
FREE Worldwide Registered Airmail Directly From London, England
Internal Ref: 33803


About the Date of Manufacture
This antique was produced in 1890. At the time that this antique was being crafted, Victoria, the only child of Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg and Edward Duke of Kent, was the Queen of England.

antique photo
<

Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1890.

This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase. The seller of the item was Puckerings.

Puckerings

London
United Kingdom
Tel: 07853 189 922
Int'l Tel: +44 7853 189 922
* This item has been sold, though you can still email the seller if you wish
Silver searches related to this antique:
  • antique silver for sale
  • antique silver boxes for sale
  • antique english silver for sale
  • antique sterling silver for sale
  • antique postage silver for sale
  • antique stamp silver for sale
  • antique box silver for sale