GEORGE V SILVER FROG PIN CUSHION BY ...

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JUIN88

This delightful and very collectable George V silver novelty frog pin cushion was made by the prolific Adie & Lovekin and is dated Birmingham 1911. Modelled as a frog, a very desirable subject, and fitted with the original blue velvet cushion.

Hallmarks:
AL&L for Adie & Lovekin.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "m" for 1911.

Dimensions:

Length: 4.5cm / 1.4 inches.
Width: 2.5cm / 1 inch.
Height: 2.5cm / 2 inch.

Condition:

Excellent.

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£450

EDWARDIAN SILVER PIG PIN CUSHION BY ADIE ...

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JUIN79

This is a delightful solid silver pin cushion in the from of a pig, always a very popular subject. It was made by Adie & Lovekin and is It dated Birmingham 1905. It is full of character and is in very good condition. Fitted with its original fushia velvet cushion.

Hallmarks:

L&S for Levi & Salaman.
Lion Passant
Date letter "f" for 1905.
Birmingham Assay mark.

Dimensions:

Length: 5.5cm / 2.1 inches.
Maximum width: 2cm / 0.6 inches.
Maximum height: 3.5cm / 1.4 inches.

Condition:

Silver casing in good condition.
Velvet cushion in good order.

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£275

EDWARDIAN SILVER "FLEDGLING" PIN CUSHION BY WILLIAM ...

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MAI72

This delightful solid silver "fledgling" chick pin cushion is more unusual than the "hatching" chick pin cushion design, it bears the marks of William Hair Haseler and is dated Birmingham 1905. Detailed plumage resting on an oval solid silver base, with the chick's back being the cushion.
Fitted with a dark blue blue velvet cushion.

Hallmarks:

W.H.H for William Hair Haseler.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion passant.
Date letter "f" for 1905.

Condition:
Very good.
Silver casing in very good condition.
Velvet in very good condition.

Dimensions:

Length tail to beak: 5cm / 2 inches.
Height: 4cm / 1.4 inches.
Width: 3cm / 1.2 inches.

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£275

RARE EDWARDIAN SILVER SHOE PIN CUSHION BY ...

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JUIN80

This rare silver mounted pin cushion was made by the prolific Levi & Salaman and is dated Birmingham 1906. The silver casing realistically modelled as a boot. Fitted with a blue velvet cushion. The side impressed with patent number.

Hallmarks:

L&S for Levi & Salaman.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "g" for 1906.

Dimensions:

Length: 5.5cm / 2.2 inches.
Width: 2cm / 0.6 inches.
Height: 3.5cm / 1.2 inches.

Condition:

Silver casing in good condition, minor dings commensurate with age.
Cushion in very good condition.

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£265

SMALL EDWARDIAN STERLING SILVER ELEPHANT PIN CUSHION ...

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JUIN89

This small and exquisite novelty silver pin cushion in the form of an elephant was made by the Boots Pure Drug Company and is dated Birmingham 1908. It is fitted with its original fushia velvet cushion.

Hallmarks:

BPDC for Boots Pure Drug Company
Lion Passant.
Date letter "i" for 1908.
Birmingham Assay mark.

Dimensions:

Length up to tail: 4cm / 1.6 inches.
Height: 3.5cm / 1.2 inches.
Width: 1.5cm / 0.4 inches.

Condition:

Silver casing in reasonable condition with a couple of dings on the head and a minute 2mm split on the side.
Cushion in good condition.
Sits firmly on its legs.
No repairs.
Original velvet cushion.


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£215

RARE ART NOUVEAU SILVER THIMBLE BUCKET BY ...

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MARS88

This exquisite and rather rare solid silver thimble bucket is hallmarked for Birmingham 1902 and bears the marks of Reynolds & Westwood. Thimble buckets are few and far between and this Art Nouveau example is simply delightful. The tapered body fitted with a silver thimble. It is embossed all over with sinuous Art Nouveau foliate designs on a fine spot-hammered background. The sides fitted with a chain. The interior lined with velvet.

Hallmarks:

R&W for Reynolds & Westwood.
Lion Passant.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Date letter "c" for 1903.

Dimensions:

Height: 3cm / 1.2 inches.
Diameter : 2cm / 0.6 inches,

Condition:

Excellent.

A gorgeous item.

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£205

NOVELTY EDWARDIAN SILVER "CANOE" PIN CUSHION BY ...

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JUIL77

This collectable solid silver pin cushion in the form of a canoe was made by the prolific silversmiths Adie & Lovekin and is dated Birmingham 1911. The silver casing fitted with a blue velvet cushion. One side of the canoe fully hallmarked.

Hallmarks:

A&L for Adie & Lovekin.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "m" for 1911.

Condition:

Very good.

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£195

EDWARDIAN SILVER “BOOK” NEEDLE CASE BY ARTHUR ...

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JANV95

This very pretty Edwardian silver & red leather needle case was made in Birmingham in 1907 by Arthur Johnson Smith. The embossed silver front mounted on a red leather book opening to reveal the original interior.

Hallmarks:

A.J.S for Arthur Johnson Smith
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "q" for 1907.

Condition:

Very good.
Cover free from dings.
Leather in great condition.

Dimensions:

Width: 3.5cm / 1.4 inches.
Height: 5cm / 2 inches.

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£165

EARLY VICTORIAN TORTOISESHELL NEEDLE CASE, CIRCA 1840 ...

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JUIN74

This delightful mid-19th Century tortoiseshell casket is designed to hold sewing pins. The domed hinged cover inlaid with a small copper rectangular reserve. The front with a silvered button. The base raised on four resin feet. Original silver paper interior.

Dimensions:

Length: 5.5cm / 2.1 inches.
Width: 3cm / 1.1 inches.
Height: 3cm / 1.1 inch.

Condition:
Very good condition for its age.
Hinge a little weak..
Very little loss to the tortoiseshell, just minute loss on side barely noticeable, mentioned for accuracy.
Original interior in good condition.

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£145

CASED GEORGE V SILVER THIMBLE BY CHARLES ...

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MAI90

This delightful cased silver thimble was made in Chester 1911 by the collectable Charles Horner. The lower section of the thimble fully hallmarked and engraved with unusual designs. The Morocco leather case lined with velvet and satin.

Hallmarks:

CH for Charles Horner.
Lion Passant.
Chester Assay Mark.
Date letter "L" for 1911.
Size number.

Dimensions:

Height of the case: 4 cm
Height of the thimble: 2.5cm
Diameter: 1.8cm

Condition:

Very good.
Both silver thimble and case in very good condition.

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£130

RARE EDWARDIAN SILVER TEDDY BEAR PIN CUSHION ...

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FEV97

This is a truly delightful and very collectable pin cushion in the form of a seated teddy bear. It is dated Chester 1909 and bears the hallmarks of the BOots Pure Drug Company. The back fitted with then original purple velvet cushion.

Hallmarks:

BPDC for Boots Pure Drug Company
Chester assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "l" for 1909.

Dimensions:

Height: 4cm / 1.4 inches.

Condition:
Silver casing and cushion in very good condition.
Sits firmly on its legs.
No repairs.

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UNUSUAL EDWARDIAN SILVER CHICK PIN CUSHION BY ...

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OCTO65

This rare and delightful Edwardian sterling silver pin cushion is dated Birmingham 1909 and was made by the prolific silversmiths Cohen & Charles. The hallmarked sterling silver head is embellished with textured decoration realistically reproducing the bird’s plumage. The body of the chick is comprised of a later recovered blue velvet cushion.

This body supported by two feet raised on a circular base. The base loaded and retaining the original leatherette.

Hallmarks:

C&C for Cohen & Charles.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "k" for 1909.

Dimensions:

Maximum length: 5cm / 1.6 inches.
Maximum height: 5cm / 1.6 inches.
Base diameter: 3.2 cm / 1.2 inches.

Condition:
Silver casing and cushion in very good condition.

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SOLD