EDWARDIAN SILVER "HATCHING CHICK" PIN CUSHION BY ...

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MAI73

This novelty Edwardian silver "hatching chick" pin cushion was designed by the collectable Sampson Mordan & Co and is fully hallmarked for Chester 1907.
It is the small example.
The pin cushion is designed as a newly hatched chick sitting in half an egg shell. It is beautifully detailed, with the chick's back being the cushion, which is finished in pink velvet.
The chick is 'weighted' in such a way that, should it be knocked over, it will 'right' itself.

Hallmarks:

SM & Co for Sampson Mordan & Co Ltd.
Lion passant.
Chester Assay mark.
Date letter "G" for 1907
RD number: 475678

Condition:

Very good.
Velvet in good condition.

Dimensions:

Length: 3cm / 1.2 inches.
Height: 3cm / 1.2 inches.
Width: 2cm / 0.6 inches.

Delivery:

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Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£275

GEORGE SILVER MOUNTED MOTHER OF PEARL DESK ...

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MAI76

This is a pretty silver mounted mother of pearl small desk magnifying glass. The carved mother of pearl handle with a hallmarked silevr ferrule. The Mounted with a later date 5cm diameter steel mount inset with magnifying glass.

Hallmarks:

J.A.S for James A Scholes.
Sheffield Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "t" for 1911.

Condition:

Good
Handle in excellent condition.
Glass with no surface scratching.


Dimensions:

Length 13.5cm / 5.2 inches.
Glass diameter: 5 cm / 2 inches.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£85

FABULOUS PAIR OF FRENCH PALAIS ROYAL OPALINE ...

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MAI77

This is an unusual and rather striking pair of 19th Century Palais Royal opaline glass scent bottles. Each glass body a rich cobalt blue colour heightened with gilt classical decorations. Fitted with the original gilt glass ball stoppers.

Dimensions:

Height: 14cm / 5.4 inches.
Diameter: 7cm / 2.6 inches.

Condition:

Very good.
No chips, no cracks.
Gilt decoraitons rubbed at places, commensurate with age.
Stoppers with nibbles at the base.

Delivery:

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Postage UK: 11 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 30 International Signed For.
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£225

FABULOUS 19TH CENTURY FRENCH LARGE ENAMELLED GLASS ...

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MAI78

This stunning and large enamelled glass dressing table jar originates from France and dates circa 1890. It is unusual and very striking. The turquoise body exquisitely painted in polychrome enamel with a butterfly amongst foliate decorations. The base decorated with white enamel dots and gilt bands.

Dimensions:

Diameter: 16cm / 6 inches.
Height: 7cm / 2.6 inches.

Condition:

Very good.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 11 Special delivery.
Postage overseas: 25.00 standard parcel.
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£165

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

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MAI79

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 green velvet cushion.

Hallmarks:

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

Condition:

Good.
Silver casing in very good condition.
Minor recess to the base.
Velvet in very good condition.

Dimensions:

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

Postage:

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Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£265

RARE MINIATURE 19TH C. FRENCH SILVER GILT ...

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MAI80

This is an adorable French silver gilt and amethyst glass "chatelaine" scent bottle. It unusual because of its small size. The embossed silver gilt hinged lid fitted with suspension loops and a chain. The delicate tapered glass body in the sought-after amethyst colour.
Heightened with gilt decorations. Retains its minute and original clear glass stopper.

Hallmarks:

French guarantee mark (Boar head in lozenge)

Dimensions:

Height: 6cm / 2.4 inches.
Width: 2cm / 0.6 inches.
Depth: 0.7cm / 0.2 inches.

Condition:

Very good.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£215

SMALL GEORGE V SILVER & GUILLOCHE ENAMEL ...

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MAI81

This is an exquisite silver & guilloche enamel small desk magnifying glass. It has a decorative silver mounted pink guilloche enamel handle, the engine turned enamel inset present on both sides of the handle. Mounted with a 5cm diameter steel mount inset with magnifying glass.

Hallmarks:

C.B&S for The Cooper Brothers.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "u" for 1918.

Condition:

Very good.
Handle in excellent condition.
Glass with no surface scratching.
No loss to the enamel.

Dimensions:

Length 13.5cm / 5.2 inches.
Glass diameter: 5 cm / 2 inches.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£175

ELEGANT PAIR OF ART DECO ENGRAVED CHAMPAGNE ...

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MAI88

This is a delightful pair of Art Deco wheel-engraved crystal champagne glasses. Each bowl engraved with a spiral bands and garlands.

Raised on a straight stem.

Dimensions:

Height: 11.5cm / 5 inches.
Diameter of bowl: 8cm / 3.2 inches.
Diameter of foot: 6.5cm / 2.7 inches.

Condition:

Excellent.

Postage UK: 5. Recorded 1st Class
Postage overseas: 15.00 Not insured. Posted at your own risk

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£65

RARE SET OF THREE SILVER LIQUEUR LABEL ...

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MAI90

This delightful and very unusual set of three small kidney-shaped silver decanter labels is dated London 1913 and made by the reputed Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Company. It was most probably a commission set for a wealthy customer as the liqueurs are quite niche: Cherry Whisky, Benedictine and Creme de menthe, the latter complete with the French accent. The Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd was a reputed High Street jeweller with Royal Appointments which was set up by William Gibson in London in 1880. They were situated in Regent Street, London W1. They amalgamated with Garrards in 1952.

Hallmarks:

G&SCo Ltd for the Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company.
Lion Passant.
London Assay mark.
Date letters "l" for 1906.

Dimensions:

Labels: 3.5cm x 1 cm.
Chains: 10 cm round.

Condition:

Excellent.

Postage:

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Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£295

ART DECO SILVER & "BUTTERFLY WING" SMALL ...

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MAI93

This unusual and exquisite "butterfly wing" silver mounted glass inkwell is dated Birmingham 1923 and was made by the renowned Henry Matthews. The hinged silver lid with a glazed top encasing an iridescent butterfly wing decoration cabochon. Butterfly wing jewellery was popular in the Art Deco period and it involved using real butterfly wings (usually from the South American Morpho butterfly) to create rich blue accents. The circular glass body with a fully hallmarked silver collar. The back of the hinge with patent number.

Hallmarks:

HM for Henry Matthews.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "y" for 1924

Condition:

Very good..
The butterfly wing inset is in very good condition.
The hinge is good.
Hallmarks are clear.
Glass base with no chips.

Dimensions:

Height: 4cm / 1.4 inches.
Diameter of base: 6.5cm / 2.5 inches.

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£175

EXQUISITE GEORGIAN GILT GLASS COLOGNE BOTTLE / ...

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MAI94

This is a delightful Georgian gilt glass cologne bottle or small liqueur decanter. Of square form with rounded sides, heightened with naive gilt motifs and fitted with the original gilt penny stopper.

Dimensions:

Height: 12.5cm / 5 inches.
Width: 6.5cm / 2.5 inches.
Depth: 6.5cm / 2.5 inches.

Condition:

Very good.
Gilding a little faded on stopper but still very bright on collar.

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£145

ELEGANT PAIR OF EDWARDIAN SILVER PLATED WINE ...

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MAI97

These beautiful silver plated on copper decanter coasters are very elegant and decorative. The straight sides pierced and engraved with oval patterns. The rim with a delicate gadroon border. Both with a rich turned oak base. One ever so slightly smaller than the other, allowing for the coasters to be stacked.

Condition:

very good.
Very little base metal showing through, sit firmly.
Wooden bases in exellent order.

Replacement green baize at the bottom.

Dimensions:

Maximum diameter: 14cm / 6.2 inches.
Height: 5cm / 2 inches.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 25 International Signed For.
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£175