Sterling Silver Combination Sovereign / Vesta Case - Antique Victorian. An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver combination sovereign / vesta case; an addition to our diverse box and case collection.
This exceptional antique Victorian English sterling silver combination vesta / sovereign case has a subtly domed rectangular, rounded form. The anterior and posterior surfaces of this silver case are plain and unembellished. This antique Victorian sterling silver sovereign case is fitted with a hinged hallmarked push fit cover allowing access to the hallmarked sprung sovereign holders. This exceptional antique case is fitted with a ring loop attachment to one side and has a hinged hallmarked cover which incorporates a plain thumbpiece; this cover allows access to the matches.
This impressive sterling silver case has an integrated serrated panel/match striker to upper portion of the vesta case cover. The interior of this exceptional case retains the original gilding.
This antique sterling silver sovereign case / vesta case is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition. Full hallmarks struck to the rim of the vesta case in addition to part hallmarks to the interior of each cover, the sprung sovereign receiver and ring loop attachment are all very clear. The maker's mark has been overstruck, which was not an unusual practice, but remains very clear and distinguishable. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware. 2.3 troy ounces/71.5g.
Andrew Campbell founder and owner of AC Silver has been dealing in antique diamond & gemstone jewellery and antique sterling silver since 1977. In addition to his high quality Newcastle-based shop, Andrew has developed what is now an established and internationally recognised online store.
For more details see our About Us. FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries.The item "Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Combination Sovereign / Vesta Case" is in sale since Saturday, May 2, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "acsilver925" and is located in Newcastle upon Tyne. This item can be shipped worldwide.