A rare English solid sterling silver vinaigrette. It is hallmarked for Birmingham c1830, s (difficult to read) with the makers marks being GW for Gervase Wheeler. It has been beautifully designed and can be worn around the neck having a silver chain attached, not sure it the chain is original but its certainly pretty old. Interestingly it still retains its sponge.The inside has been gilded. It is in super condition being free from dings splits distortions and repairs. The hinge is smooth and tight. 1.25 inches (3cms) long by 0.75 inch (2cms) wide by 0.25 inch (1.7cms) tall and weighs 22 grams. A very high quality example. If you have any queries etc... To see lots more rare and beautiful silver. All items are cleaned and display ready should you be a retailer or collector, or ready to wrap should you be purchasing a gift.
That way we save you time and we discover any faults, not you. The item "GEORGIAN ENGLISH SOLID STERLING SILVER VINAIGRETTE BOX GERVASE WHEELER ANTIQUE" is in sale since Friday, July 2, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes".
The seller is "thesilversquirrel" and is located in London. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.