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Antique French Sterling Silver Match Striker / Vesta - Book C.1900


£350 | $474 USD | €407 EUR
Item Number: SA526459
Date of manufacture: 1900
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Puckerings
This antique has been viewed 33 times in the past month with the most views from Finland.


A charming little vesta in the form of a miniature book with fine quality engine turned decoration and a vacant cartouche to the the front. The strike is to be found on the underside of the book.
The hinged lid is sprung and in perfect working order. The hallmarks can be found, the Boars Head used on small pieces of French silver after 1838 a a guarantee of being sterling silver. The makers mark is the other, F R either side of a crown, I believe for F. Roy of Paris.
Excellent quality and condition weighing 16 Grams / 0.51 Troy Ounces. 1 3/4" tall x 1" wide.
Item ID:40050
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1900.


Height = 4 cm (1.6")
Width = 2 cm (0.8")
Depth = 1 cm (0.4")

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