Antique Victorian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta / Cheroot Cutter
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta / Cheroot Cutter
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta / Cheroot Cutter
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta / Cheroot Cutter
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta / Cheroot Cutter
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta / Cheroot Cutter
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta / Cheroot Cutter
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta / Cheroot Cutter
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta / Cheroot Cutter

H J COOPER & CO LTD (worked from c.1892)

Antique Victorian Sterling Silver and Enamel Vesta / Cheroot Cutter

1898 Birmingham

Offered by AC Silver

£1,295 gbp
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This fine antique Victorian English sterling silver vesta case / cheroot cutter has a plain rectangular rounded form.

The anterior surface of the case is embellished with an impressive and detailed painted enamel salmon fishing fly.

The reverse surface of the case is plain and unembellished.

This unusual item retains the original hallmarked hinged cover, which when opened reveals a match storage compartment and a push fit sprung cylindrical cutter.

The cover is surmounted with a ring loop attachment and features a plain thumbpiece to one side.

There is an integrated serrated panel/match striker to the underside of the case and an opening to access the cutter to one side.

Dimensions

Height 4cm/1.6”

Width 4.5cm/1.75"

Depth 1.3cm/0.5"

Weight

1.5 troy ounce/47.9g


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This antique vesta case / cheroot cutter is a very good gauge of silver, fine quality and in excellent presentation condition.

The enamel is in perfect condition.

There is a minor ding and small fissure to the surface of the reverse of the case, near the pin which holds the cutter (see image two) and a small opening to the silver just below the cutter (see image four). The item has been priced accordingly.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique Victorian silverware.
Maker: H J Cooper & Co Ltd

Origin: Birmingham, England

Date: 1898
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A3038 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Stock Code
A3038
Medium
A fine, unusual and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver and enamel combination vesta and cheroot cutter; an addition to our silver case collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the rim of this piece are all very clear.
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