RARE GEORGIAN SILVER NUTMEG GRATER BY THOMAS ...

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JUIN98

This exquisite Georgian nutmeg grater bears the marks of the sought-after silversmith Thomas Willmore and is dated Birmingham 1801. Nutmeg graters are scarce and usually in poor condition. This one is in excellent order, is fully hallmarked, which is not always the case.
The bright-cut rectangular body is the perfect size to house a nutmeg, as can be seen on one of my images. The hinged cover opens to reveal the original steel grater. The inner lid is fully hallmarked.

Hallmarks:

TW for Thomas Willmore
Date letter "i" for 1806.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Duty mark.

Condition:

Excellent
No dings, repairs dents to the cover or main body.
Hinge in excellent condition.
Clear hallmarks.
Crisp decorations.

Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 10 International Signed For.
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£475
| $632 USD | €538 EUR

GEORGE V SILVER DOUBLE SOVEREIGN CASE BY ...

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JUIN67

This stylish silver double sovereign case is of rounded rectangular form. It has an engine-turned body centred by a circular vacant reserve. It was made in Birmingham in 1913 by the Dennison Watch Case Company. The sprung hinged cover opening to reveal two spring loaded compartments.
Push button clasp.
Suspension loop.
Snaps shut beautifully.
All sprung mechanisms in good order.

Hallmarks:
Inner cover fully hallmarked.
Sovereign frames with date letter and Lion Passant.
A.L.D. for Dennison Watch Case Co
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "o" for 1913.

Dimensions:
Length: 6cm / 2.2 inches.
Width: 2.5cm / 1 inch.
Height: 1.5cm / 0.6 inches
Weight: 37 g / 1.3 oz.

Condition:
Good.
Sprung mechanisms in very good order.
Push button in very good order.
Snaps shut nicely.
Strong hinge.
Some unevenness on both front and back covers.
Maker's marks very clear.

Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 12 International Signed For.
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£225
| $300 USD | €255 EUR

EXQUISITE ART DECO SILVER & GUILLOCHE ENAMEL ...

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AVR83

This is an exquisite miniature silver and cobalt blue guilloche enamel novelty purse mirror is in. The front with the original "reduction" mirror. The original puff ball is in place. The engine-turned back a vivid blue. The silver handle fitted with a suspension ring.

Hallmarks:

HW LD for Henry Williamson Ltd.
Dimensions:
Length: 7cm / 2.6 inches.
Mirror height x width: 4cm x 3cm / 1.4 inches x 1.2 inches.

Condition:
Very good.
Front in excellent condition.
Mirror in equally good condition.
Minor ding on one side or hollow silver frame.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 10 International Signed For.
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£195
| $260 USD | €221 EUR

EXQUISITE GEORGIAN SILVER AND MOTHER OF PEARL ...

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AOUT67

This delightful folding fruit knife was made circa 1800. Georgian fruit knives are very scarce and this is a lovely example in very good condition. The mother of pearl handle with with reeded decorations and inlaid with a vacant silver cartouche.
Finely engraved silver terminal and reeded silver ferrule.
Hallmarked blade.

Hallmarks:

Duty Mark for George III
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:
15.5 cm / 6 inches open.
8.5cm / 3.3 inches closed.

Condition:
Excellent condition:
No damage to the mother of pearl.
Folding spring mechanism in working order.
Good clear hallmarks.

Postage UK: 7 Special delivery.
Postage overseas: 10 International Signed For.
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£135
| $180 USD | €153 EUR

DELIGHTFUL EDWARDIAN SCOTTISH SILVER TROWEL SHAPED BOOKMARK ...

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AVR66

This delightful silver and mother of pearl bookmark was made by the prolific silversmiths William Henry Collins and is unusually assayed in Glasgow. It is modelled as a trowel.
The blade bearing full hallmarks.

Hallmarks:

WHC for William Henry Collins.
Glasgow Assay Mark.
Date letter "g" for 1929.
Lion Rampant.

Condition:
Excellent.
Dimensions:
Length: 8cm / 3.2 inches.

Postage UK: 5 Recorded Delivery 1st class.
Postage overseas: 7 standard parcel.
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£125
| $166 USD | €142 EUR

EXQUISITE EDWARDIAN SILVER TROWEL SHAPED BOOKMARK ...

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AOUT95

This is a very pretty silver and mother of pearl bookmark. Made by the renowned Crisford & Norris, it boasts and unusual tapered square-shaped mother of pearl handle and a pretty engraved ferrule. It is slightly longer than average, hence very useable.

Hallmarks:

C&N for Crisford & Norris.
Engraved "SILVER"

Condition:
Excellent.

Dimensions:
Length: 10cm / 3.6 inches.

Postage UK: 5 Recorded Delivery 1st class.
Postage overseas: 7 standard parcel.
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£125
| $166 USD | €142 EUR

DELIGHTFUL EDWARDIAN SILVER TROWEL SHAPED BOOKMARK BY ...

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AOUT70

This delightful solid silver bookmark was made by the prolific silversmiths Crisford & Norris. It is modelled as a trowel and has a very pretty embossed handle.
The blade bearing Crisford & Norris hallmarks.
Crisford & Norris made unique silver items during the late Victorian era and early 20th Century. Their speciality being novelty pin cushions, babies rattles, bookmarks, nurses buckles and other numerous novelty silver items.

Hallmarks:

C&N for Crisford & Norris.
Impressed : SILVER

Condition:
Very good.

Dimensions:
Length: 9cm / 3.4 inches.
Postage UK: 5 Recorded Delivery 1st class.
Postage overseas: 7 standard parcel.
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£125
| $166 USD | €142 EUR

GEORGE V SILVER HAT PIN STAND, LONDON ...

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DEC66

This elegant silver hatpin stand is hallmarked for London 1921. It is raised on a circular base and fitted with the original blue velvet cushion. The base has a black leather underside.
The silver stem with ball finial and a scalloped holder divided in six sections.

Hallmarks:
JE
Date letter "f" for 1921.
London Assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Dimensions:
Height: 11cm / 5 inches.
Base: 6cm / 2.2 inches.

Condition:
Reasonable.
Silver base a little uneven.
Velvet a little worn.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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£125
| $166 USD | €142 EUR

ART NOUVEAU SOLID SILVER HAT PIN, CIRCA ...

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JUIL75

This delightful silver hat pin is hallmarked "sterling". The steel pin mounted with a wirework silver final very much in the Art Nouveau manner. The finial terminatin in a thistle set with a cabochon moonstone.

Hallmarks:

Impressed "Sterling"

Dimensions:
Length: 22cm / 8.4 inches.

Condition:
Good.
Would make a wonderful addition to a hat pin collection.
Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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£105
| $140 USD | €119 EUR

RARE GEORGIAN SILVER TRAVELLING CORKSCREW BY JOSEPH ...

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JUIN62

This exquisite and very rare Georgian silver travelling corkscrew is dated Birmingham 1794 and was made by the prolific silversmith John Taylor, who specialised in small pieces and objects of vertu.

The silver collar with a stunning green stained ivory barrel-shaped handle. The reeded cover unscrews to reveal the original steel helix. The cover is fully hallmarked at the base, which is quite unusual and is a bonus.

Hallmarks:

IT for Joseph Taylor.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Date letter "w" for 1794.
Duty Mark.
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:

Height: 8cm / 3 inches.
Width: 5cm / 2 inches.

Condition:

Very good

Silver in very good condition..
SOLD

RARE GEORGIAN SILVER NUTMEG GRATER BY SAMUEL ...

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JANV95

This exquisite and very unusual Georgian nutmeg grater bears the marks of the sought-after silversmith Samuel Pemberton and is dated Birmingham 1795. Nutmeg graters are scarce and usually in poor condition. This one is in excellent order, is fully hallmarked, which is not always the case.
The bright-cut cylindrical body is the perfect size to house a nutmeg, as can be seen on one of my images. The pull-off domed cover opens to reveal the original steel grater. The lower section with a pull-off lid protecting the grater. The inner lid is fully hallmarked.

Hallmarks:

S.P for Samuel Pemberton..
Date letter "x" for 1795.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Duty mark.

Condition:

Very good.

No dings, repairs dents to the cover or main body.
Pull-off base in excellent condition.
Clear hallmarks.
Crisp decorations.
One minor split on domed cover, commensurate with age, tiny and mentioned for accuracy.

Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 10 International Signed For.

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DELIGHTFUL GEORGIAN SILVER "EGG" NUTMEG GRATER, CIRCA ...

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APR76

This is a divine George III silver egg-shaped nutmeg grater. The pull-off cover revealing a steel rasp. Engraved all over with delicate bright-cut decorations. Unmarked, as it was very often the case with Georgian small objects of vertu , but guaranteed and tested as silver.

Dimensions:

Height: 4cm / 1.6 inches.

Condition:

Excellent.

Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 12 International Signed For.
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SOLD