Antique George V Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Jewellery Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Jewellery Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Jewellery Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Jewellery Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Jewellery Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Jewellery Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Jewellery Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Jewellery Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Jewellery Box

UNKNOWN (worked from c.1900)

Antique George V Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Jewellery Box

1924 Birmingham

Offered by AC Silver

£1,795 gbp
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This exceptional antique George V sterling silver jewellery box has an oval rounded form.

The surface of the body and sides of the cover are plain and unembellished.

This antique jewellery box is fitted with a hallmarked hinged cover incorporating an impressive tortoiseshell panel ornamented with exceptional silver piqué work depicting simplified intertwining scroll designs incorporated within floral bud garlands.

The cover openes to reveal the original cedar wood and leatherette interior fitted with a bespoke navy blue velvet lined well and lift out compartment.

The base is weighted as to be expected, and retains the original leatherette to the underside.

This impressive antique tortoiseshell jewellery box is a large example for its type.

Dimensions

Length 15.4cm/6.1"

Width 12.2cm/4.8"

Height 7.8cm/3.1"

Weight

Not measurable due to the weighted base and tortoiseshell.


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This antique tortoiseshell jewellery box is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The cedar wood and leatherette interior of the box is in excellent condition, in keeping with age.

The enamel and pique work is in perfect condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the box and part hallmarks to the surface of the cover have wear in keeping with age but remain legible; the maker's mark is illegible.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.
Maker: Unknown

Origin: Birmingham, England

Date: 1924
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A5239 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 7.80 cm (3.07 inches)
Width 12.20 cm (4.80 inches)
Stock Code
A5239
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive, large antique George V English sterling silver and tortoiseshell jewellery box; an addition to our ornamental silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the box and part hallmarks to the surface of the cover are worn in keeping with age but remain legible; the maker's mark has wear and is illegible.
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