Antique Sterling Silver Kidney Shape Whisky Noggin Or Decanter Label Dated 1912 For Sale
Antique Sterling Silver Kidney Shape Whisky Noggin, Bottle or Small Decanter Label dated 1912
This Antique Decanter or Bottle Labelmeasuresapproximately 2 1/4 inches or 54 mm in length from the base of the label to the top of the chain when it is hanging by just under 1 1/2 inches or 38 mm across the width of thelabel from side to side and it is 7/8 of an inch or 22 mm deep from the top edge of the label to the bottom edge of its body.
The bottle or decanter label is made from sterlingsilver in a slightly concave or rounded kidney shape with asilver chain that hangs from either side of its top edge and the label has been engraved with the scripted word WHISKY across the front, it has Notbeen engravedwitha previousowners initials or family monogram all as photographed below and the lower front of the label has been impressed with afull set ofEnglish solid sterling silver hallmarks that read as follows,
J.G&S - Anchor - Lion Passant - n
J.G&S is the Birmingham silversmith or makers mark of John Grinsell & Sons, the Anchor is the mark of the Birmingham assay office, the Lion Passantis the mark of English 925 standard sterling silver and the letter n is the date letter for 1912.
Thecondition is used and near Mintfor its age.
TheLabel hasNoDents, No Splits, No Cracks,NoHoles and No Repairs thatI canfind, the label is straight, the decoration is crisp,thesilver hallmark is still legible althoughas thelabelis a usedantique itdoes have the some extremely minor surface marks and wear from use along withthe patinaof age that isto be expected and a gentle cleanwouldnotgo amiss. PersonallyI think that this antique Whisky bottle or noggin labelcanstill be used todayand that it would make a superb addition to any collection,I also think that it looksfantastic considering that it's over 100 yearsold.
This Delightful Antique SterlingSilver Kidney Shape Whisky Noggin, Bottle or Small Decanter Label from Birmingham dated 1912 is one of several piecesof antique and collectable silver that I have alsolisted.
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