Antique Victorian Ceramic and Sterling Silver Match Striker
Antique Victorian Ceramic and Sterling Silver Match Striker
Antique Victorian Ceramic and Sterling Silver Match Striker
Antique Victorian Ceramic and Sterling Silver Match Striker
Antique Victorian Ceramic and Sterling Silver Match Striker
Antique Victorian Ceramic and Sterling Silver Match Striker
Antique Victorian Ceramic and Sterling Silver Match Striker
Antique Victorian Ceramic and Sterling Silver Match Striker
Antique Victorian Ceramic and Sterling Silver Match Striker
Antique Victorian Ceramic and Sterling Silver Match Striker

CORNELIUS SAUNDERS & FRANCIS SHEPHERD (worked from c.1869)

Antique Victorian Ceramic and Sterling Silver Match Striker

1890 Chester

Offered by AC Silver

£595 gbp
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This exceptional antique Victorian sterling and ceramic match striker has a globular form.

The surface of the ceramic body is embellished with a hand painted details reflecting the crystalline formation of hardstone.

The upper portion of this antique match striker retains the original, plain hallmarked sterling silver mount.

This impressive sterling silver piece was crafted by the silversmiths Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings (Frank) Shepherd.

Diameter 8.6cm/3.4"

Diameter of rim 3.5cm/1.4"

Height 6.8cm/2.7"


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This antique match striker mount is an very good gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The ceramic body is in perfect condition.

This impressive Victorian example has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the mount are clear in keeping with age and location.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of antique Victorian silverware.
Maker: Cornelius Saunders & Francis Shepherd

Date: 1890

Origin: Chester, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A6329 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 6.80 cm (2.68 inches)
Diameter 8.60 cm (3.39 inches)
Stock Code
A6329
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver and ceramic match striker; an addition to our ornamental collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the mount are clear in keeping with age and location.
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