VICTORIAN SILVER PATIENCE CARD BOX BY NATHAN ...

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JUIL80

This is a gorgeous late Victorian solid silver patience double card box. Made by the celebrated Chester silversmiths Nathan & Hayes and dated 1900. Of rectangular form and profusely embossed with foliate scrolls, the hinged domed cover opening to reveal a rich gilt interior.
Fitted with the original and complete pair of Patience playing cards.

Hallmarks:

N&H for Nathan & Hayes
Chester Assay Mark.
Lion Passant
Date letter "R" for 1900.

Condition:

Excellent.

Dimensions and Weight:

Height: 8.5cm / 3.2 inches.
Width: 5.5cm / 2 inches.
Depth: 4.5cm / 1.6 inches.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 20 International Signed For.
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ASPREY'S SILVER PLAYING CARDS CARD BOX ...

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JUIN70

This super solid silver playing card box was made in London 1905 by Spurrier & Co and bears Asprey's retailers marks. It has very simple and elegant lines. The hinged domed cover opening to reveal a gilt interior divided in two to fit the pair of playing cards. Fitted with two complete sets of cards.
The shaped hinged lid opening to reveal a gilt interior.

Hallmarks:

S&Co for Spurrier & Co.
Asprey's impressed marks
London Assay Mark.
Lion Passant
Date letter "k" for 1905.

Condition:

Excellent.

Dimensions and Weight:

Height: 9cm / 3.4 inches.
Width: 5.5cm / 2.2 inches.
Depth: 3.8cm / 1.3 inches.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 25 International Signed For.
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EDWARDIAN SOLID SILVER BRIDGE BOX BY STOKES ...

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MAI99

This is a superb and very elegant Edwardian solid silver bridge box. Of plain rectangular form, the domed cover applied with the lettering "Bridge". The hinged front opens to reveal a gilt interior. Made by the reputed Stokes & Ireland and retailed by Sorley of Glasgow, silversmiths to his majesty the King. It has an excellent silver gauge, a testimony to its quality. The unusual hinged front opening and the elegance and simplicity of its design makes it a very desirable piece.

Hallmarks:

S&I for Stokes & Ireland (William Henry Stokes & Arthur George Ireland
Lion Passant
Chester Assay Mark
Date letter "B" for 1902.

Base impressed with "Sorley . Silversmiths to HM The King Glasgow"

Condition:

Excellent
Strong hinge.

Dimensions:

Length: 10.5 cm - 4 inches.
Width: 7.5cm - 3 inches.
Height: 7 cm - 2.6 inches.

Postage UK: 11 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 15 International Signed For.
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GEORGE V SILVER BRIDGE TRUMP MARKER BY ...

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MARS68

This is a good quality and good size solid silver trump marker. These playing card markers are few and far between and this one is a wonderful example. The loaded stepped circular base with rectangular silver frame terminating in ball finials. The hanging ivory cards painted with the four suits, no trumps and scoring numbers.
Underside lined with Morocco leather.

Hallmarks:

W.V&S for William Vale & Sons.
Date letter "q" for 1915.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:

Height: 7.5 cm -3 inches.
Width of frame: 5 cm -2 inches.
Diameter: 6.5cm - 2.4 inches.

Condition:

Very good.
Silver base and frame in excellent condition.
Very minor dings round the silver casing.
Sits evenly on flat surface.
Good set of marks.
Cards complete and clean.

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

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MINIATURE VICTORIAN SILVER PATIENCE CARD BOX BY ...

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OCTO86

This exquisite solid silver patience card box has very simple lines. The hinged domed cover opening to reveal a gilt interior divided in two to fit the pair of playing cards. Fitted with the original and complete set of cards.

Hallmarks:

N&H for Nathan & Hayes
Chester Assay Mark.
Lion Passant
Date letter "P" for 1898.
Condition:
Excellent.

Dimensions and Weight:

Height: 5cm / 2 inches.
Width: 3.5cm / 1.2 inches.
Depth: 3.5cm / 1.2 inches.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 25 International Signed For.
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EDWARDIAN SILVER MOUNTED BRIDGE PLAYING CARDS LEATHER ...

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JUIL95

This wonderful green leather bridge box is mounted with embossed silver corners and silver lettering. It is dated Birmingham 1905 and bears the marks of the prolific Levi & Salaman. These type of playing card boxes, complete and in good condition, are rather scarce and this is a fabulous example.
The beautiful green leather is applied with the word Bridge in silver letters. The pierced and embossed corners with an initialled cartouche on one silde and and engraved with the date 28-2-07 on the other..
The steel clasp is fully functioning.
Additional front pocket and back sleeve.
Original leather and moire silk interior.
The box contains its original playing cards, a silver mounted scorer with original pencil.

Hallmarks:

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

Condition:

Leather in super condition.
Silver corners in equally good condition.
One pack of cards untouched and sealed, the other open and complete.

Dimensions:

Length: 19cm / 7.4 inches.
Height: 5.5cm / 2 inches.
Width: 11cm

Postage UK: 10 Special Delivery Next day.
No International delivery as too heavy.
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