A Victorian silver-gilt novelty vesta case by Rawlings & Summers, London 1854  (3)
Lot 38
A Victorian silver-gilt novelty vesta case by Rawlings & Summers, London 1854 (3)
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,001) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Victorian silver-gilt novelty vesta case
by Rawlings & Summers, London 1854
Rectangular form, the reverse engraved with a seated smoking monkey, the hinged cover engraved with foliate scrolls, central reserve, length 6cm, together with a William IV silver 'book' vinaigrette, by Taylor & Perry, Birmingham 1836, the front and rear engraved with foliate scrolls, the grill pierced with a central flowerhead flanked by foliate scrolls, initialled and a modern book vinaigrette. (3)

Saleroom notices

  • This lot includes a Victorian card case, by George Unite, Birmingham 1874.
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