Antique George V Sterling Silver String Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver String Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver String Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver String Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver String Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver String Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver String Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver String Box
Antique George V Sterling Silver String Box

GORHAM MANUFACTURING COMPANY (worked from c.1831)

Antique George V Sterling Silver String Box

1910 Birmingham

Offered by AC Silver

£995 gbp
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This exceptional antique George V sterling silver string box has a circular rounded form.

The surface of this unusual box is plain and embellished with a broad band of pierced scrolling designs.

This impressive antique string box is retains the original, hallmarked push fit cover ornamented with a further band of pierced scrolling motifs.

The plain domed portion of the cover features a pierced circular hole allowing access to the string ball.

The lower collet portion of the cover is encircled with an applied moulded border.

This unusual box was crafted by the renowned American silversmiths Gorham Manufacturing Company*.

* Articles by this maker were crafted in Barr Street - Birmingham, in addition to Rhode Island - United States.

Dimensions

Diameter of body 7.6cm/3"

Diameter of rim 7.5cm/3"

Diameter of foot 5.7cm/2.2"

Height 8.2cm/3.2"

Weight

2.6 troy ounces/81.6g



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

Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.
Maker: Gorham Manufacturing Company

Origin: Birmingham, England

Date: 1910
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A4889 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Width 8.20 cm (3.23 inches)
Diameter 7.60 (2.99 inches)
Weight 2.60oz t (80.86g)
Stock Code
A4889
Medium
A fine and impressive, unusual antique George V English sterling silver string box made by Gorham Manufacturing Company; 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 all very clear.
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