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SA658291

rare Edwardian Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Silver & Faux Tortoiseshell With Silver And Mother Of Pearl Pique Work Snuff Box london 1907

Price

£295 | $393 USD | €334 EUR
Item Number: SA658291
Date of manufacture: Edwardian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: fineantiques
This antique has been viewed 32 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.

Description

This is a Beautiful Edwardian Solid Silver & Faux Tortoiseshell Silver & Mother of Pearl Pique Work Table Snuff Box, this was crafted by the Well Renowned Silversmiths Goldsmiths & Silversmiths and was made in London 1907 making it 112 years old, this is a Beautiful Edwardian Solid Silver Faux Tortoiseshell with Mother of Pearl & Silver Pique Work Circular Table Snuff Box with the most Beautiful Colours to the Faux Tortoiseshell on the Lid, the Silver and Mother of Pearl Pique work is really Stunning with a Solid Silver Bowl on a Plinth with hanging Garlands, the detail on the Bowl is Superb, and the Flowers have Beautiful Silver Branches with Wonderful Mother of Pearl Flowers in different Vibrant Colours, the Lid pulls off and pushes back on and closes with a nice secure Vacuum to seal in the Snuff, when opened it still has traces of its Original Gilt. the Silver has a nice smooth Finish and has a Pinched waist design to the Snuff Box, and is Hallmarked on the outside of the Lid and on the inside neck of the Base, and is made by the renowned Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company, this also has a Beautiful Crest on the Back of the Snuff Box for the Fishmongers Company of London and also has a date presented to them on 27th May 1908, it would have been owned by someone Wealthy back in the Edwardian Period, it is so tactile and you wont want to put it down when you hold it, condition is very good with just light wear to the Silver and small crack in the Faux Tortoiseshell and a piece of the Mother of Pearl missing from the base of the Bowl, and is only mentioned for accuracy, and this would surely add something special to any collection




MAKER… Goldsmiths & Silversmiths
ASSAY… London 1907
WEIGHT… 76.4grms
MEASUREMENTS.… 3.7cms height...…..9.2cms diameter




Declaration

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


Dimensions

Height = 3.7 cm (1.5")
Width = 9.2 cm (3.6")
Depth = 9.2 cm (3.6")


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fineantiques
West Sussex
United Kingdom
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