Wonderful Quality Antique L1886 Victorian Solid Silver Heart Shaped Vesta Case For Sale
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POSTAGE : UK £4.50 RECORDED/£7.45 SPECIAL DELIVERY, WORLDWIDE £10.25 INT TRACKABLE AIRSURE, EUROPE£10.25 INT TRACKABLE AIRSURE.
Description Areally superb quality Englishantique Victorian early-dated solid sterling silver "heart-shaped" vesta/match case by the silversmithsWilliam Comyns & Sons/Goldsmiths Co, in lovely conditionand with full English silver hallmarks for London1886.Wonderful vesta, a scarce genuine 19th Century heart-shaped hallmarked example, with sprung hinged lid andrare sprung push-button lid opener, and with an appliedribbed silver striker on the side. Beautiful fully gilded interior and complete withits original large attached silver bale ring. No added engraved inscriptions, monograms or crests.
Measurements Measures approx 1.8 inches (45mm) x 1.5 inches (38mm) and is 0.4 inches (9mm) deep.
Date AntiqueVictoriansolid sterling silver with a full set of English silver hallmarks for London 1886(date letter "L").Clear matching silverhallmarks on both vesta and lid and stamped with Queen Victoria`s duty mark.
MakerSilversmiths initials "W.C", (William Comyns & Sons). Also engraved "Goldsmiths Co, 112 Regent St".
ConditionReally lovely condition, no splits or cracks, no solder repairs and no nasty knocks or dents either, a beautiful early vesta. The sprung lid hinge and push button lid opener both work perfectly, just as new. The interior gilding is virtually 100% intact. With no added personal inscriptions or monograms.
Stunning early Englishantique Victorian solid sterling silver "heart-shaped" vestacase, a fine collectors vesta.
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Europe: £10.25 (Airsure - if applicable)
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