A Victorian  silver hunting flask by William Sumners, London 1875; together with another similar example
Lot 43
A Victorian silver hunting flask by William Sumners, London 1875; together with another similar example
Sold for £1,500 (US$ 2,492) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Victorian silver hunting flask
by William Sumners, London 1875
Of tapering cylindrical form, the hinged bayonet engraved with monogram, the base with detachable beaker with reeded rim and engraved with a crest, gilt interior, height 27.5cm; together with a similar example, by Thomas Johnson, London 1863 with replaced lid, 1877, the removable beaker and bulbous lid engraved with a 'C' below a stylised coronet the beaker also engraved to the underneath, 'From H. Glyn 1878', height 26cm, weight total 17.5oz.

Footnotes

  • The crest and motto of LITTLE of Llanvair Grange, Monmouthshire.
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