This exceptional antique sterling silver vesta case is modelled in the form of a mussel.
The surface of this Victorian vesta case is plain and embellished with the contemporary bright cut engraved initials 'HDC'.
This fine antique silver vesta case is fitted with a spring hinged cover which incorporates a plain thumbpiece.
One side of the body features an applied serrated panel/match striker below a ring loop attachment.
Read a brief history of antique vesta cases.