Antique Victorian Silver Plated Shell Folding Biscuit Box 19th C
Antique Victorian Silver Plated Shell Folding Biscuit Box 19th C
Antique Victorian Silver Plated Shell Folding Biscuit Box 19th C
Antique Victorian Silver Plated Shell Folding Biscuit Box 19th C
Antique Victorian Silver Plated Shell Folding Biscuit Box 19th C
Antique Victorian Silver Plated Shell Folding Biscuit Box 19th C

FENTON BROTHERS OF SHEFFIELD (worked c.1875-c.1920)

Antique Victorian Silver Plated Shell Folding Biscuit Box 19th C

c. 1880 England

Offered by Regent Antiques

£650 gbp
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This is a beautiful Antique Victorian silver plated folding biscuit box, having a foliate engraved body sitting in a cast frame, and with interior hand-pierced dividers and original gilded interior, C 1880 in date.

It bears the makers mark of Fenton Bros Sheffield as well as the Staniforth's Patent mark.

The opening mechanism is as intricate as the shell decoration, it opens out into two halves and is held shut by gorgeous clasps at the top.

This container could house anything from sweets to biscuits or trinkets.

Whatever you choose to store in this lovely item you are sure to do it in style.

Condition:
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.

Dimensions in cm:
Height 23 x Width 23 x Depth 14

Dimensions in inches:
Height 9.1 x Width 9.1 x Depth 5.5

Fenton Bros
Firm established in 1875 at South Moor Works, East Street, Sheffield by John Frederick Fenton and Frank Fenton. The firm was converted into a limited liability company in 1896 under the style Fenton Brothers Ltd.

Our reference: 07845a
Dimensions
Height 23.00 cm (9.06 inches)
Width 23.00 cm (9.06 inches)
Depth 14.00 cm (5.51 inches)
Stock Code
07845a
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