Silver Vesta 1897 Birmingham

£79.00

A delightful sterling silver vesta case with Shamrock detailing and a blank cartouche. Comes with a top mounted jump ring attached. Now 120 years old, it's in good condition for its age. Small ding to cartouche and a small depressed area on the back approximately 6mm across (see photos). Great hinge and tight fitting lid with clear hallmarks.

Additional information

Weight16.9 g
Dimensions4.2 × 2.6 × 0.8 cm
Reference

200

Assay City

Birmingham

Date of Manufacture

1897

Maker

John Gilbert

Hallmarks

Assay city – Anchor, Date mark – X, Maker – J.G, Sterling – Passant Lion