These antique Victorian silver salts are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in excellent condition in keeping with age.
The cast decoration is all very sharp and the applied border shows signs of wear in keeping with age.
There is some natural surface wear to the interior, as often expected in keeping with age.
The applied decoration is very sharp and both of the bright cut engraved crests are very crisp.
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of each salt are have significant wear in keeping with age and location.
The date letter surround, in conjunction with the registration date of the maker, determines the date of this piece between 1836-1838, with a strong probability of 1838 due to the letter shape.
Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of these pieces of antique silverware.