EXQUISITE VICTORIAN SILVER PURSE BY JOSEPH GLOSTER, ...

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JUIN74

This very pretty late Victorian sterling silver purse was made by the renowned silversmith Jospeh Gloster. Of rounded rectangular form, both sides engraved with foliate scrolls. The front with a vacant cartouche. The push button opening to reveal the original blue moire silk compartmentalised interior.

Hallmarks:

J.G for Joseph Gloster
Date letter "a" for 1900.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion passant.

Dimensions:

Width: 8cm / 3 inches.
Height: 4.5cm / 1.6 inches.

Condition:

Very good throughout
A little stiff to open, as it seems to have been hardly used.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 17 International Signed For.
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£195

DELIGHTFUL GEORGE V SILVER COCKTAIL PURSE BY ...

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SEPT71

This exquisite solid silver purse was made in Birmingham 1918 by The Boots Pure Drug Company. Of conventional form, both sides with engine turned decorations. The front with a vacant circular reserve. The clasp opening to reveal the original tan leather interior. The interior divided in four compartments. The sides fitted with a chain and suspension ring to allow a lady to hold her purse while holding her cocktail glass.

Hallmarks:

BPDC for The Boots Pure Drug Company.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Date letter 't' for 1918.
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:

Maximum width: 8cm / 3.2 inches.
Height: 5.5cm / 2.2 inches.

Condition:

Good condition.
Good hinge, snaps shut.
Minor creases at a few places.
No initials.
Crisp engravings.
Clean Interior.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£195

EXQUISITE VICTORIAN SILVER SHELL SHAPED COIN PURSE, ...

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DEC95

This charming and unusual Victorian silver "shell" coin purse was made circa 1880. Of scalloped form, it is decorated on both sides with with alternate bands of embossed foliate scrolls. The push button on the top opening to reveal the original silk interior. The pale blue interior divided in three compartments.

Hallmarks:

Unmarked but tested as silver.

Dimensions:

7cm x 5cm x 2cm
2.6 inches x 2 inches x 1 inch.

Condition:

Good condition.
Good hinge, snaps shut.
Minor bruises commensurate with age, mentioned purely for accuracy.
Crisp engravings.
Clean Interior.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£150

STUNNING VICTORIAN SILVER AESTHETIC MOVEMENT SILVER & ...

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SEPT62

This exquisite and unusual Victorian silver and pique tortoiseshell purse was made circa 1880. Of rounded rectangular form, the front inlaid with a swan by a lake with reeds. the pique decorations both silver and rose gold.
The push button on the front opening to reveal a silk interior.

Hallmarks:

Unmarked but tested as silver.

Dimensions:

7cm x 5cm x 2cm
2.6 inches x 2 inches x 1 inch.

Condition:

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

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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EDWARDIAN SILVER REYNOLDS ANGELS ADDRESS BOOK BY ...

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FEV42

This is a fabulous Edwardian silver and red Morocco leather address book. The silver mounted front embossed with the very sought-after Reynold's angels pattern. It has a registration number so was a patented design. The back and spine a rich red leather, the pages gilt. The interior is clean and has not been used.

Hallmarks:

WJM& Co for W J Myatt & Co.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "e" for 1905.
RD number: 433330

Dimensions and Weight:

Height: 12cm / 4.4 inches.
Width: 9cm / 3.4 inches.

Condition:

Very good.
Excellent set of hallmarks.
Interior with original silk compartments.

A fabulous and unsual item in excellent unused condition.

Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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Height: 8cm / 3 inches.

Condition:
Leather in very good condition.
Silver corner in very good condition.
Interior very clean.

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

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SOLDhe sloping front embossed with the very sought-after "Reynold's angels " pattern.
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SUPERB GEORGE V SILVER COCKTAIL PURSE BY ...

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FEB75

This exquisite solid silver purse was made in Birmingham 1910 by Sampson Marks & Co. Of conventional form, both sides embossed with a rather striking sunburst design surrounding a vacant reserve. The clasp opens to reveal a beautiful green moire silk interior. The original interior divided in four compartments. The sides fitted with a chain and suspension ring to allow a lady to hold her purse while holding her cocktail glass.

Hallmarks:

SM&Co in a lozenge for Sampson Marks & Co.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Date letter 'l' for 1911.
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:

Maximum width: 9cm / 3.4 inches.
Height: 7cm / 2.6 inches.

Condition:

Very good condition.
Good hinge, snaps shut.
No dings or dents.
No initials.
Crisp engravings.
Very clean Interior.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 20 International Signed For.
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ART NOUVEAU SILVER MOUNTED CROCODILE CARD CASE ...

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JAN81

This superb Edwardian silver & crocodile 5 inches wallet bears the marks of Ludwig Krumm, a renowned London-based silver exporter. The rich brown crocodile skin wallet mounted with four sinuous silver corners, very much in the Art Nouveau manner. The back plain. The silver clasp is fully functioning and opens to reveal a light leather interior offering various compartments for cards, stamps, notes.

Hallmarks:

L.K for Ludwig Krumm.
London Export Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "f" for 1901.


Condition:

very good.
Crocodile skin in good shiny condition.
Corners a little uneven, commensurate with age.
Clasp in very good condition.
Relatively clean interior.

Dimensions:

Length: 13cm / 5 inches.
Height: 9cm / 3.4 inches.
Postage:

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Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 17 International Signed For.
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EDWARDIAN SILVER EVENING PURSE BY HENRY MATTHEWS, ...

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APR78

This very pretty Edwardian silver cocktail purse was made by the very collectable silversmith Henry Matthews. Or rounded rectangular form, both sides embossed in the sought-after "Green man" pattern, complete with birds of paradise and foliate sprays. Both with a vacant cartouche. The push button clasp opening to reveal the original green moire silk compartmentalised interior. The sides fitted with a chain and suspension ring to allow a lady to hold her purse while dancing or holding her cocktail glass.

Hallmarks:

H.M for Henry Matthews.
Date letter "d" for 1903.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion passant.

Dimensions:

Width: 8cm / 3 inches.
Height: 5.5cm / 2 inches.

Condition:

Good.
Interior a little frayed but very good for its age.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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GEORGE V SILVER COCKTAIL PURSE BY E. ...

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JUIN90

This exquisite solid silver purse was made in Birmingham 1918 by E. Mander. Of conventional form, both sides embossed with ribbon-tied garlands on a plain background. The clasp opens to reveal a light tan leather interior divided in three compartments.

The sides fitted with a chain and suspension ring to allow a lady to hold her purse while holding her cocktail glass.

Hallmarks:

EM for E. Mander.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Date letter 't' for 1918.
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:

Maximum width: 9cm / 3.4 inches.
Height: 7cm / 2.6 inches.

Condition:

Reasonable condition.
Good hinge, snaps shut.
Minor dings, unevenness on both sides.
Crisp engravings.
Very clean Interior.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
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VICTORIAN SILVER AESTHETIC MOVEMENT SILVER & PIQUE ...

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OCTO75

This fabulous Victorian silver and pique tortoiseshell purse was made circa 1870. Of rounded rectangular form, the front inlaid with flowering prunus surrounding a rectangular cartiuche engraved with the name "Leonie"
The push button on the front opening to reveal the original silk interior.

Hallmarks:
Unmarked but tested as silver.

Dimensions:
7cm x 5cm x 2cm
2.6 inches x 2 inches x 1 inch.

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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GEORGE V SILVER DANCE PURSE BY JAMES ...

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MARS98

This is a very stylish sterling silver cocktail purse in pristine condition. Both sides engraved with elegant engine-turned decorations. The front with a vacant cartouche. The push button clasp opening to reveal the original green moire silk interior. The sides fitted with a chain and suspension ring to allow a lady to hold her purse while dancing or holding her cocktail glass.

Hallmarks:

JD over WD for James Deakin & Sons
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Datel letter "o" for 1913.
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:

Maximum width: 11cm / 4.2 inches.
Height: 7cm / 2.6 inches.


Condition:

Excellent 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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GEORGE V SILVER MESH EVENING BAG BY ...

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MARS94

This is a truly fabulous continental silver chain-mail cocktail bag bearing imports marks for Birmingham 1916. The fully hallmarked silver frame exquisitely pierced and engraved with flamingoes within foliate scrolls. The sides fitted a hallmarked silver belcher chain. The centre with a silver ball clasp.
Both sides of the frame are separately hallmarked.

Hallmarks:

H.W.LD for Henry Williamson.
925 silver fineness.
Birmingham import mark.
Date letter "r" for 1916.

Condition:

Very good condition.

Dimensions and weight:

Length (excluding the chain) : 14cm / 6 inches.
Width: 14cm / 5.2 inches.
Weight: 148g / 5 1/4 oz.

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