OF OWL INTEREST: A Victorian silver and tortoiseshell novelty vesta case makers mark poorly struck, Chester 1895
Lot 95Y
OF OWL INTEREST: A Victorian silver and tortoiseshell novelty vesta case makers mark poorly struck, Chester 1895
Sold for £2,000 (US$ 3,361) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Chester Sale Chester
4 Dec 2012 11:00 GMT

Auction 20172
OF OWL INTEREST: A Victorian silver and tortoiseshell novelty vesta case makers mark poorly struck, Chester 1895 OF OWL INTEREST: A Victorian silver and tortoiseshell novelty vesta case makers mark poorly struck, Chester 1895
Lot Details
OF OWL INTEREST: A Victorian silver and tortoiseshell novelty vesta case
makers mark poorly struck, Chester 1895
In the form of an owl seated on an inscribed pedestal, mounted on a heart shape silver and tortoiseshell base, inscribed "Emily, ?, 99", retailed by Barrett & Sons, Piccadilly, height 7cm, an Edwardian silver set of four owl menu holders, Sheffield 1902, with glass eyes, a Swedish silver owl hand seal, with green glass eyes, a smaller example, Chester 1905, with glass eyes, an Edwardian cast silver owl pepper pot, London import 1925, an Edwardian silver and moulded glass pair of owl salt pots, Birmingham 1904, a Victorian silver a glass scent bottle, by S.Mordan, London 1894, the screw off cover in the form of an owls head with glass eyes, clear glass egg shape body and fourteen other owl inspired silver items .
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  1. Andrew Spicer
    Specialist - Silver
    Bonhams
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    New House
    Chester, CH3 5TD
    United Kingdom
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