A George III silver Nelson vinaigrette by Matthew Linwood, Birmingham 1805
Lot 12
A George III silver Nelson vinaigrette by Matthew Linwood, Birmingham 1805
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,881) inc. premium
Lot Details
A George III silver Nelson vinaigrette
by Matthew Linwood, Birmingham 1805
Rectangular form, the hinged cover engraved with a portrait of Lord Horatio Nelson within an oval cartouche inscribed 'England Expects Everyman Will Do His Duty', and opening to reveal a hinged and pierced grille depicting the H.M.S Victory with the words 'Victory' above and 'Trafalgar Ocr.21.1805' below, gilt interior, the underside with bright-engraved floral motif, length 3cm, weight 0.5oz.
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