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Silver and Enamel Vesta Case
Silver and Enamel Vesta Case Silver and Enamel Vesta Case Silver and Enamel Vesta Case Silver and Enamel Vesta Case Silver and Enamel Vesta Case Silver and Enamel Vesta Case Silver and Enamel Vesta Case Silver and Enamel Vesta Case Silver and Enamel Vesta Case

Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta Case - Antique Victorian (1888)

£1,195.00

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian sterling silver and enamel vesta case; an addition to our silver boxes and cases collection

SKU C6217

This antique Victorian sterling silver vesta case has a plain rectangular rounded form.


The anterior surface is embellished with a black hot enamel border, accented with the wording 'In Memoriam' - in memory of / in memorial to.


The posterior surface of this antique vesta case is plain and unembellished.


This fine silver and enamel vesta case is fitted with a hinged cover, incorporating a plain rounded thumbpiece to the anterior edge and is surmounted with a ring loop attachment.


There is an integrated serrated panel/match striker to the underside.


Maker: George Wilkinson

Date: 1888

This antique silver and enamel vesta case is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The piece has some surface blemishes in keeping with age.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the sleeve and part hallmarks to the interior of the cover are all very clear.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this Victorian silverware.


Length including ring loop 6.5cm/2.6"

Length 5.7cm/2.2"

Width 3.7cm/1.5"

Depth 0.9cm/0.4"


1.2 troy ounces/38.3g


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