Antique Austrian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta Case
Antique Austrian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta Case
Antique Austrian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta Case
Antique Austrian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta Case
Antique Austrian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta Case
Antique Austrian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta Case
Antique Austrian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta Case
Antique Austrian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta Case
Antique Austrian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta Case

STEINHART & CO, BIRMINGHAM (worked from 1912)

Antique Austrian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta Case

1904 Austria

Offered by AC Silver

£1,695 gbp
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This exceptional antique Austrian sterling silver vesta case has a plain rectangular form with rounded corners.

The anterior surface of the case is ornamented with an impressive enamel panel depicting a semi-naked female portrait adorned with luxurious long brown hair; this is a desirable and collectable portrayal.

The reverse surface and sides of the case are plain and unembellished.

This exceptional antique vesta case is fitted with a ring loop attachment to one side and has a spring hinged cover which incorporates a plain thumbpiece.

The interior of the cover retains the original gilding.

This impressive sterling silver vesta case has an integrated serrated panel/match striker to the underside.

The hallmarks to the rim and interior of the cover include:

Silver quality/purity mark: .925 (sterling, 925/1000)

Importer's mark: S&Co (Steinhart & Co.)

Import mark: Birmingham

Date letter: 1904

Dimensions

Length 5.4cm/2.1"

Width 3.6cm/1.4"

Height 1.3cm/0.5"

Weight

1.2 troy ounces/38.6g


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

There is a pin head blemish to the reverse surface of the case.

The import hallmarks struck to the rim of case and interior of the cover are all clear in keeping with age and location.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of continental silverware.
Maker: Steinhart & Co.

Origin: Austria, Europe

Date: 1904
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A4871 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Stock Code
A4871
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An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Austrian sterling silver and enamel vesta case; an addition to our silver and enamel collection
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The hallmarks to the rim and interior of the cover include: Silver quality/purity mark: .925 (sterling, 925/1000). Importer's mark: S&Co (Steinhart & Co.). Import mark: Birmingham. Date letter: 1904. The import hallmarks struck to the rim of case and interior of the cover are all clear in keeping with age and location.
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