Beautiful Rare English Antique B1905 Solid Silver Novelty Envelope Card Case For Sale
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POSTAGE : UK £4.50 RECORDED/£7.45SPECIAL DELIVERY, WORLDWIDE & EUROPE £10.25/£9.25 INT TRACKABLE AIRSURE.
Description A stunning rare English antique solid sterling silvercalling/business card case in the form of an envelope, by the silversmiths Adie & Lovekin Ltd, inexcellent conditionand with full English silver hallmarks for Birmingham 1905.Superb quality example, scarce novelty design, attractive envelope shape with hinged lift-up lid and beautifully decorated with flowers and scrolls. Lovely original gilded interior,and handsome shield cartouche with period entwined monogram. Heavy 57 grams.
MeasurementsGood large size, measures approx3.8inches (96mm)x 2.5 inches (64mm) and is 0.25 inches (7mm) deep.
Date English antique solid sterling silver,with a full set of English silver hallmarks for Birmingham 1905, (date letter "f"). Superb clear struck matching marks on case and lid.
Maker Silversmiths initials "A & L Ld" (Adie & Lovekin Ltd).
ConditionExcellent condition, no repairs and nonasty knocks or dents either, just a couple of very minor shallow surface bruises, really nothing much at all and a lovely clean antique example. The hinged lid works perfectly and the lid opens andcloses tightly with a nice firm click. The interior gilding is original and virtually 100% intact. Superb rare example.
Beautifulgenuine antiquesolid sterling silver novelty envelope calling/business card case.
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Worldwide: £10.25 (Airsure - if applicable)
Europe: £9.25 (Airsure - if applicable)
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