BEAUTIFUL QUALITY 19TH C. FRENCH SILVER ...

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JUIN78

This exquisite 19th Century French silver "tastevin" or wine taster dates circa 1870 and bears the Paris Minerva hallmark with mint mark 1 for a high grade silver content (950). It is of shallow circular form, embossed with circular patterns and part-fluted decoration.
Reeded flat loop handle.

Dimensions and Weight:
Diameter: 7.5cm / 3 inches.
Height: 2cm / 0.6 inches.
Length from handle to rim: 9cm / 3.4 inches.
Weight: 3 oz / 60 g

Condition:

Excellent.
Hallmarks:
Head of Minerva with number 1 for 950 silver fineness.
Minerva with the lock of hair and with mint mark on the side indicating Paris rather than Provinces.
Maker's marks in lozenge
Bigorne mark on the inside of the handle.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 12 International Signed For.
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£225
| $300 USD | €255 EUR

EXQUISITE VICTORIAN SILVER DOUBLE SOVEREIGN CASE BY ...

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JUIN79

This very pretty Victorian silver double sovereign case is of rounded rectangular form. The front engraved with foliate scrolls surrounding a circular vacant reserve. The back with conforming decorations. The sprung hinged cover opening to reveal two engine-turned sprung platforms to hold a full sovereign and a half sovereign.
Push button clasp to the front.
Snaps shut beautifully.
All sprung mechanisms in good order.
The side with suspension loop.

Hallmarks:

Inner cover fully hallmarked.
Sovereign frames with date letter and Lion Passant.

WO for William Oliver
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "w" for 1896.
Dimensions:
Length: 6cm / 2.2 inches.
Width: 3cm / 1.2 inches.
Height: 1.5cm / 0.6 inches
Weight: 45 g / 1.5 ounces.

Condition:
Very good.
Sprung mechanisms in very good order.
Push button in very good order.
Snaps shut nicely.
Strong hinge.
Some unevenness on back cover.
Maker's marks partially obscured but identifiable.
Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 12 International Signed For.
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£275
| $366 USD | €312 EUR

DELIGHTFUL EDWARDIAN SILVER MOUNTED RUBY & CLEAR ...

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JUIN80

This is an exquisite Victorian silver and Bohemian ruby and clear glass scent bottle. The ruby glass body sliced to clear glass with attractive geometric patterns. The neck mounted with a hinged silver lid and fitted with a clear glass stopper.

Hallmarks:
C.E.W for C E Williams & Son.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Date letter "f" for 1905


Condition:
Excellent.
Silver lid in good condition.
Glass in perfect condition. No chips or cracks.
Strong hinge.

Dimensions:
Height: 8.5cm / 4.4 inches.
Width: 2.5cm / 1 inch.
Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 12 International Signed For.
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£225
| $300 USD | €255 EUR

UNUSUAL VICTORIAN SILVER & PALE APRICOT ...

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JUIN81

This is an eye-catching and very unusual Victorian sliced-cut glass scent bottle. The body, a pale shade of apricot is elegantly sliced-cut. Mounted with a silver hinged lid embossed with foliate patterns.
The neck with clear glass stopper.

Hallmarks:
Not hallmarked, as it very often was the case with scent bottle lids, but tested as silver.

Dimensions:

Height: 7.5cm / 3 inches.
Width: 3cm / 1.2 inches.
Depth: 2 cm / 0.6 inch.

Condition:
Very good.
Glass in the inner neck in good condition, no cracks.
No holes to the silver lid.
Glass in very good condition.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 12 International Signed For.
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£215
| $286 USD | €244 EUR

EYE CATCHING VICTORIAN SILVER & LIME GREEN ...

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JUIN82

This elegant and rather striking Victorian green glass scent bottle dates circa 1890. The panelled tapered body a very vivid colour. Mounted with a beautful silver hinged lid embossed with a decorative flowers and scrolls.
The neck with clear glass stopper.

Hallmarks:
Not hallmarked, as it very often was the case with scent bottle lids, but tested as silver.

Dimensions:

Height: 9.5cm / 3.7 inches.
Diameter at widest: 2.5cm / 1 inch.

Condition:
Very good.
Glass in the inner neck in good condition, no cracks.
No holes to the silver lid.
Glass in very good condition.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from 12 International Signed For.
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£225
| $300 USD | €255 EUR

DELIGHTFUL EDWARDIAN SILVER LIDDED ENAMELLED CRANBERRY ...

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JUIN84

This delightful and tall sterling silver and enamelled cranberry glass dressing table jar is dated Chester 1909. The slightly tapered baluster body decorated with sprays of white enamel flowers and heightened with gilt.
The neck fitted with a plain and fully hallmarked silver lid.

Hallmarks:

J& RG for J & R Griffin (Joseph & Richard Griffin)
Chester Assay Mark.
Date letter "i" for 1909.
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:

Height: 14cm / 5.5 inches
Diameter at widest: 11cm / 4.2 inches.

Condition:
Very good.
Glass in very good condition.
No chips , gilt rubbed at places, commensurate with age.
Silver lid in good condition, one very minor ding.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£165
| $220 USD | €187 EUR

EXQUISITE EDWARDIAN SILVER & MOTHER OF PEARL ...

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JUIN87

This unusual engraved solid silver and carved mother of pearl paper knife was made by Walker & Hall and is hallmarked for Sheffield 1902. The shaped and carved mother of pearl handle with an exquisitely engraved silver blade. Truly delightful!

Hallmarks:

W&H for Waker & Hall.
Sheffield Assay mark.
Date letter "k" for 1902.
Lion Passant.

Condition:
Excellent.

Dimensions:

Length: 19.5cm / 7.4 inches.

Postage UK: 7 Royal Mail Special delivery.
Postage overseas: 10 International signed for.
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£175
| $233 USD | €198 EUR

UNUSUAL GEORGE V SILVER MOUNTED PHOTOGRAPH FRAME ...

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JUIN88

This decorative and unusual medium-sized silver mounted photo frame was made in Birmingham 1921 James Deakin & Sons. It is very architectural and distinctive with its portico shaped oak easel. Fitted with a shaped hallmarked silver mount, the engine-turned silver mount with a stylised leaf border.
Vacant roundel to the top.
Pale oak back and easel.

Hallmarks:

JD over WD for James Deakin & Sons.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "m" for 1921.

Dimensions:
Height: 19.5cm / 7.5 inches.
Width: 14cm / 5.4 inches.

Aperture:
Height: 13cm / 5 inches.
Width: 8.5cm / 3.2 inches.

Condition:
Good..
Silver mount with minor unevenness.
Original oak back and easel in very good condition.

Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15.00 International signed for.
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£195
| $260 USD | €221 EUR

EXQUISITE MINIATURE NOVELTY SILVER TOAST RACK ...

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JUIN89

This delightful small silver five division toast rack is dated Birmingham 1919. The flat rectangular base with five arched wire-loop divisions simulating the shape of a slice of bread

Raised on four ball feet.

The central division terminating in a shaped handle.

Hallmarks:

W*B for William Base
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Date letters "u" for 1919
Lion Passant.

Dimensions and weight:
Length: 6.5cm / 2.3 inches
Height including handle: 7.5cm / 3 inches.
Width: 4cm / 1.4 inches

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

VICTORIAN SILVER PLATED STRAWBERRY SET WITH VICTORIAN ...

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JUIN91

This very decorative cased set of silver plated strawberry or fruit servers was made by the Barker Brothers and dates circa 1890. The shell-shaped bowls with gilt interior and matching shell pattern handles. Presented in the original leather, velvet and satin case. The set is sold with a stunning Victorian glass dessert bowl, etched with ferns, the top with a decorative notch-cut rim

Electroplated hallmarks for the servers:

EPNS
BB over B inside a trefoil for The Barker Brothers Silversmiths Limited.

Spoons Dimensions:

Length: 20cm / 6 inches.

Bowl dimensions:

Height: 10cm / 4 inches.
Diameter: 22.5cm / 9 inches.

Condition:

Excellent.

Postage:

Postage UK: 8 Recorded First class.

Postage overseas: 8 Standard parcel.

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£125
| $166 USD | €142 EUR

DELIGHTFUL VICTORIAN SILVER AND BRISTOL BLUE OVERLAY ...

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JUIN93

This eye-catching silver and Bohemian Bristol blue glass scent bottle dates circa 1890. The deep blue glass body cut to clear glass in elaborate geometric patterns. The neck fitted with a very decorative embossed silver lid.
Original blue glass stopper.

Hallmarks:

Unmarked, which was often the case with silver scent bottle lids but tested as silver.

Dimensions:
Height: 7 cm / 2.6 inches.
Width: 3cm / 1.2 inches.
Depth: 2cm / 0.6 inches.

Condition:
Very good.
No holes to the lid.
Glass body in very good condition.
Strong hinge.
Inner glass neck in perfect condition.
Glass stopper in perfect condition.

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

RARE EARLY 19TH CENTURY NAILSEA GIMMEL FLASK, ...

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JUIN97

This is a very decorative and rare clear, white and pink glass Nailsea glass *Gimmel flask. The flattened bellow-shaped body with crimped sides.

*Gimmel flasks date from early in 19th Century and were made in flint glass. They were predominantly made at Nailsea, Birmingham and Stonebridge. Most of them were sold as vessels for toilet water. They have twin flasks with two spouts pointing in opposite directions.

Dimensions:

Height: 21cm / 9.2 inches.
Width: 11cm / 4.2 inches.
Depth: 7cm / 3 inches.
Condition:
Excellent.
No chips or cracks.
Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 10 International Signed For.
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£125
| $166 USD | €142 EUR