Antique Circa 1910 Austrian Silver Gilt and Enamel Pill Box
Antique Circa 1910 Austrian Silver Gilt and Enamel Pill Box
Antique Circa 1910 Austrian Silver Gilt and Enamel Pill Box
Antique Circa 1910 Austrian Silver Gilt and Enamel Pill Box
Antique Circa 1910 Austrian Silver Gilt and Enamel Pill Box
Antique Circa 1910 Austrian Silver Gilt and Enamel Pill Box
Antique Circa 1910 Austrian Silver Gilt and Enamel Pill Box
Antique Circa 1910 Austrian Silver Gilt and Enamel Pill Box
Antique Circa 1910 Austrian Silver Gilt and Enamel Pill Box

Antique Circa 1910 Austrian Silver Gilt and Enamel Pill Box

c. 1910 Vienna

Offered by AC Silver

£795 gbp
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This exceptional antique Austrian silver gilt and enamel pill box has a rectangular form.

The sides and underside of this box are embellished with fine and impressive panels of red enamel framed to the edges by a mellowed silver gilt border.

The rounded corners of the box are ornamented with an engraved geometric trellis design.

The hinged cover is fitted with an impressive central enamel panel depicting a foliate setting with a female at leisure accompanied by a male playing a lute.

The impressive enamel panel to the cover is bordered with impressive enamel scroll, leaf and bird motifs.

The interior and exterior surfaces of the box retain the original gilding.

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

Maker’s mark: SG (untraced)

Assay mark: Dianakopf mark - A (Vienna)

Silver quality/purity mark: Dianakopf mark (.900, 900/1000)

Dimensions

Length 3cm/1.2"

Width 2cm/0.8"

Height 1.3cm/0.5"

Weight

0.7 troy ounce/21.6g


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This antique pill box is a very good gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The enamel is in perfect condition apart from a minor loss to a bird’s wing; this does not detract from the aesthetically pleasing appearance of the piece.

Reflections in photographs may detract from this fine example of antique silverware.

There may be some colour difference between the images and video due to recording anomalies outside our control. The images provide a more accurate reproduction of the actual colours.
Maker: Maker's Mark SG (Untraced)

Origin: Vienna, Austria

Date: Circa 1910
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A2369 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Weight 0.70oz t (21.77g)
Stock Code
A2369
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Austrian silver gilt and enamel pill box; an addition to our silver boxes collection
Signed/Inscribed
The hallmarks struck to the interior of the cover and interior of the base are all very clear.
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