Antique Sterling Silver Relief Decorated Petite Match Box Holder Dated 1910 For Sale
Edwardian Sterling Silver Relief Decorated Petite Match Box Holder by Crisford & Norris dated 1910
This Antique Match Box Holder measures approximately 1 3/4 inches or 46 mm in length from end to end by just over 1 1/8 inches or 30 mm across its width from side to side and it stands just over 5/8 of an inch or 17 mm tall.
The match box holder is made from sterlingsilver in a rectangular shapeand the sides of the match box holder are open so that when a match box is in place you can still push out the inner match box drawer and use the strike on thesides of the match box, the topof the the match box holder has been wonderfully embossed or raised relief and engrave decorated with stylized flowers, scrolls and foliage around a raised cartouche that has Not been engravedwitha previous owners initials or familymonogram and the holder is complete with a petite matchbox and drawer all as photographed below, the underside of the body has been impressed with a full set ofEnglish sterlingsilver hallmarks that read as follows,
C&N -Anchor - Lion Passant- l
Thecondition is used and near Mint for its age.
The Match Box Holder hasNo Dents, No Splits, No Cracks, No Holes and No Repairs that I canfind, theholder stands upright, the definition and decoration is very crisp, the silver hallmark is stillclearlylegible although as thematch box holder is aused antique it does have some extremely minor surface marks and wear from use along with the patina of age that is to be expected and a gentle clean would enhance it greatly. Personally I think that this antique petite match box holder would make asuperb addition to any cabinet collection and that it can still be used today, I also think that it looks fantastic consideringthat it's over 100 years old.
This Delightful Edwardian SterlingSilver Relief Decorated Petite Match Box Holder by Crisford &Norris dated 1910 is oneof several pieces ofantique and collectable silver that I have also listed.
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