GEORGE V SILVER "HATCHING CHICK" PIN CUSHION ...

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OCT72

This novelty silver "hatching chick" pin cushion was designed by the collectable Sampson Mordan & Co and is fully hallmarked for Chester 1914.
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 the original blue 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 "Q" for 1916
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: 12 International Signed For.
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£275

VICTORIAN SILVER AND AMETHYST OVERLAY BOHEMIAN GLASS ...

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OCT79

This is a beautiful silver and overlay crystal glass scent bottle in the very sought-after amethyst colour The body is cut to clear glass in geometric patterns and has a silver foliate embossed hinged top. The neck fitted with original clear glass stopper.

Hallmarks:

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

Dimensions:

Height: 8.5 cm / 3.2 inches.
Width: 3cm / 1.2 inches.
Depth: 2cm / 0.6 inches.

Condition:

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

Postage:

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Postage UK: 7.50 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 15 International Signed For.
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£275

RARE VICTORIAN SILVER AND TURQUOISE GLASS SCENT ...

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OCT80

This is an exquisite and unusual Victorian silver lidded turquoise glass scent bottle. It is dated Birmingham 1900 and was made by the Mousley Brothers, who specialised in scent bottles. The cylindrical glass body a beautiful rich turquoise colour. The screw-top solid silver lid finely engraved with foliate scrolls. The inner lid with original cork.

Hallmarks:

MBROS for the Mousley Brothers.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Date letter "a" for 1900.
Lion passant.

Dimensions:

Height: 8cm / 3 inches.
Diameter: 2cm / 0.6 inches.

Condition:

Very good.
Glass in perfect condition.
Good lid fit.

Postage:

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£215

GEORGE V SILVER MOUNTED CUT GLASS SUGAR ...

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OCT82

This elegant silver mounted cut glass sugar caster is dated Birmingham 1911. The tapered baluster sliced-cut panelled glass body with a fully hallmarked silver collar. The collar with a pierced pull-off cover with ball finial.

Hallmarks:

JS&S for John Sherwood & Sons
Lion Passant.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Date letter "m" for 1911.

Dimensions:

Height: 15 cm - 6 inches
Base diameter: 7.5cm / 2.6 inches.

Condition:

Very good
Glass in perfect condition.
No loss to the pierced scrolls on cover.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 8 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 18 International Signed For.
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£125

GEORGE VI SILVER TEA STRAINER & STAND ...

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OCT83

This elegant silver tea strainer was made in Birmingham 1944 by the prolific E. J. Houlston. The pierced and shaped circular bowl flanked by a pair of lug handles and raised on three ball feet. Resting on the original shaped circular stand.

Hallmarks:

E.J.H for E. J. Houslton.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion passant.
Date letter "U" for 1944.

Dimensions and weight:

Diameter: 10cm / 4.5 inches.
Length handle to handle: 12cm / 4.6 inches.
Height: 3cm / 1.2 inches
Combined Weight: 73 g / 2.1 oz

Condition:

Very good

Postage:

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£225

ART DECO SILVER & GUILLOCHE ENAMEL SCENT ...

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OCT84

This small and exquisite silver and pink guilloche enamel scent bottle is dated Birmingham 1925 and was made by Henry Clifford Davis who produced numerous guilloche enamel vanity items. The panelled glass body fitted with a silver screw top lid. The lid inset with a vivid pink enamel cabochon. The neck fitted with the original and rather adorable heart-shaped clear glass stopper.

Hallmarks:

HCD for Henry Clifford Davis.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "A" for 1925.

Dimensions:

Height: 8 cm / 3 inches.
Diameter: 2cm / 0.6 inches.

Condition:

Enamel in excellent condition.
No dings or dents to silver lid.
Silver lid rather askew, sloping on one side.
Glass body and glass neck in good condition.

Postage:

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Postage overseas: 15.00 International signed for.
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£135

DELIGHTFUL PAIR OF VICTORIAN SILVER PLATED STANDS ...

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OCT89

This is a charming and very unusual pair of Victorian hand-blown glass salts resting on elegant silver plated stands. Each flower dish a beautiful and rare orange colour. The rim petal-shaped and the centre with a clear glass crimped girdle. The stands resting on three lion mask capped paw feet. Sold with the original silver plated salt spoons.

Hallmarks:

Electroplated marks of John Grinsell & Sons

Dimensions:

Height: 5cm / 2 inches.
Diameter: 7.5cm / 3 inches.

Condition:

Very good.
Glass salts in excellent condition.
Stands with minimal wear.

Postage:

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Postage overseas: 15.00 International signed for.
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£170

STUNNING ART DECO SILVER AND GUILLOCHE ENAMEL ...

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OCT90

This elegant silver & beige guilloche enamel hand mirror was made in Birmingham in 1938 by the prolific Wiiliam Neale. Of shaped rectangular form, the enamel back with an exquisite engine-turned gold enamel cartouche. The front fitted with the original bevelled mirror.

Hallmarks:

W.N Ltd for William Neale.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "O" for 1938.

Condition:

Very good.
The bevelled glass is in great shape with no spots.
The enamel back is in excellent condition.
The silver handle in equally good condition.

Dimensions:

Length: 26.5 cm / 10.2 inches.
Maximum Width: 9cm / 3.4 inches.
Mirror: 11cm x 8cm / 4.4 x 3.2 inches.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 10 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: 25 International Signed For.
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£195

MID-CENTURY SILVER HAND MIRROR BY BROADWAY & ...

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OCT91

This stylish Mid-Century engine-turned sterling silver hand mirror was made in Birmingham in 1955 by Broadway & Co. Of serpentine form, the back with exquisite floral engravings on an engine-turned background. The front fitted with the original bevelled mirror. The long handle with elegant pointed terminal.

Hallmarks:

B&Co for Broadway & Co
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "F" for 1955.

Condition:

Average to good.
The bevelled glass is in great shape with minor spots.
The back with some creasing as seen in the pictures, condition reflected in the price.
The silver handle in equally good condition.

Dimensions:

Length: 28 cm / 12 inches.
Maximum Width: 9cm / 3.4 inches.
Mirror: 13cm x 8cm / 5 x 3.2 inches.

Postage:

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£125

CASED SET OF SIX EDWARDIAN SILVER ...

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OCT92

This is a very unusual and elegant cased set of Novelty Edwardian silver plated napkin rings. Each triangular napkin ring with ribbon-tied borders. Numbered 1 to 6 and presented in their original leather box lined with Royal blue velvet and satin

Dimensions:

Napkin rings:

Length: 5 cm / 2 inches.
Width: 5cm / 2 inches.
Height: 2.5 cm / 1 inch.

Box: 16 cm x 16 cm / 6.2 inches x 6.2 inches.

Condition:

The napkin rings are in very good condition with no base metal showing and crisp engravings.
The box is in good / reasonable condition, with some losses to the leather at places but with a clean and bright interior.

Postage:

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Postage UK: 7 1st Class recorded
Postage overseas: 12 Standard parcel
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£145

RARE EDWARDIAN 'REYNOLD'S ANGELS" SILVER POT POURRI ...

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OCT95

This delightful small size Edwardian silver pot pourri box or pomander was made by the celebrated William Comyns and is dated London 1905. Pomanders are very sought-after and this is an unusual example. Of bulbous circular form, the pierced lid with a central circular panel depicting the Reynold's Angels pattern, a very collectable subject matter . The pull-off lid opening to reveal a silver gilt interior.

Hallmarks:

WC for William Comyns.
Date letter "k" for 1905.
London Assay mark.
Lion Passant.

Dimensions and Weight:

Diameter: 5.5cm / 2 inches.
Height: 3 cm / 1 inch.
Weight: 37 g / 1.3oz.

Condition:

Very good.

Postage:

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£225

ART DECO STERLING SILVER THREE PIECE CONDIMENT ...

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OCT97

This elegant Art deco solid silver three piece cruet set is hallmarked for Birmingham 1934. The simple conical design very much of its time.

Hallmarks:

R&S for Reid & Sons.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Coronation Mark.
Date letter "K" for 1934.
Lion Passant.

Condition:

Very good.

Dimensions:

Pepper:

Height: 7.5cm / 2.6 inches.
Diameter of base: 3cm / 1.2 inches.

Salt cellar and mustard:

Height: 4 cm / 1.6 inches.
Diameter: 5cm / 2 inches.

Postage:

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