VICTORIAN SILVER CARD CASE BY GEORGE ...

Item Ref
SEPT72

This exquisite Victorian solid silver visiting card case was made by the renowned silversmith George Unite. Of rounded rectangular form, both front and back ornately engraved with foliate scrolls surrounding twin opposed cartouches. one monogrammed, the other vacant.
Hinged lid and scalloped edge.
Gilt inner lid.

Hallmarks:

GU for George Unite.
Birmingham Assay.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "y" for 1898.

Dimensions:

10cm x 7cm.
4 inches x 3 inches.

Condition:

Silver case in excellent condition with no dings or dents.
Good hinge, shuts nicely.
Crisp engravings.
Good set of hallmarks.
Clean Interior, a little scratched.
Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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£250
| $333 USD | €283 EUR

VICTORIAN SILVER AESTHETIC MOVEMENT CARD CASE & ...

Item Ref
MAI93

This fabulous Victorian silver aide memoire and visiting card case is dated Birmingham 1885. Of rounded rectangular form, the front typically engraved with Aesthetic movement motifs; birds and butterflies amidst leafy bamboo shoots within Japonaiserie patterns.
The interior lined with the original red coloured moire silk and dark tan leather. The note book bound with an ivory page.
The back plain and fully hallmarked.

Hallmarks:

S&I for Stokes & Ireland.
Date letter "l" for 1885.
Duty Mark.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:

10cm x 7cm.
4 inches x 3 inches.

Condition:
Silver case in excellent condition with no dings or dents.
Good hinge, snaps shut.
Crisp engravings.
Good set of hallmarks.
Clean Interior, still very bright in colour pen missing.
Leather in great condition..

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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VICTORIAN SILVER AESTHETIC MOVEMENT CARD CASE BY ...

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FEV71

This fabulous Victorian solid silver visiting card case was made at the height of the Aesthetic movement period by the prolific silversmiths Levi & Salaman. Of rounded rectangular form, both front and back typically engraved with Aesthetic movement motifs; ponds and reeds, swifts, storks and butterflies amidst leafy bamboo shoots and prunus flowers, all within Japonaiserie patterns.
The interior not fitted.

Hallmarks:

L&S for Levi & Salaman.
Date letter "e" for 1879.
Duty Mark.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:
10cm x 7cm.
4 inches x 3 inches.

Condition:
Silver case in excellent condition with no dings or dents.
Good hinge, snaps shut.
Crisp engravings.
Good set of hallmarks.

Clean Interior, a little scratched.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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EDWARDIAN SILVER AIDE MEMOIRE BY HARRY HAYES, ...

Item Ref
MARS83

This beautiful Edwardian silver aide memoire is dated Birmingham 1903 and comes in its original presentation box. Of rounded rectangular form, both sides engraved with foliate decorations within decorative borders. The front reserve engraved with initials.
Opening to a fitted leatherette interior with ivorine leaf and silver propelling pencil.

Hallmarks:
HH for Harry Hayes.
Date letter "d" for 1903.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:
10cm x 7cm.
4 inches x 3 inches.

Condition:
Silver case in excellent condition with no dings or dents.
Good hinge, snaps shut.
Crisp engravings.
Good set of hallmarks.
Immaculate interior.
Leather case in good condition, snaps shut nicely.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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A wonderful object .
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19TH CENTURY CHINESE EXPORT SILVER FILIGREE AND ...

Item Ref
MARS81

This exquisite and rather unusual Chinese export silver calling card case was made circa 1890. Of shaped rectangular form, the filigree borders with blue and green enamel floral decorations, the front and back with a basketweave background embellished with fine wire filigree depicting a phoenix and lotus design.

Pull -off cover and vacant cartouche to the top.

Hallmarks:

Unmarked as per usual with filigree objects but tested as silver.

Dimensions:

Height: 9cm / 3.4 inches
Width: 6cm / 2.2 inches.

Condition:

Good.
Minor losses to the filigree and enamel commensurate with age.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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VICTORIAN SILVER & MOTHER OF PEARL AESTHETIC ...

Item Ref
AOUT79

This fabulous Victorian inlaid silver and mother of pearl visiting card case was made circa 1870 at the height of the Aesthetic movement period. Of canted rectangular form, both front and back with mother of pearl diamond panels. The front inlaid with engraved silver panels.
The mother of pearl typically engraved with Aesthetic movement motifs; a swift flying over a ponds with reeds.
The poush button on the front opening to reveal the original interior, lined with Royal blue satin and moire silk

Hallmarks:

Unmarked but tested as silver.

Dimensions:

11cm x 8cm.
4.3 inches x 3.2 inches.

Condition:

Very good condition.
Good hinge, snaps shut.
Crisp engravings.
Clean Interior.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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SOLD