Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Card Case
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Card Case
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Card Case
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Card Case
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Card Case
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Card Case
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Card Case
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Card Case
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Card Case
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Card Case

NATHANIAL MILLS (worked from c.1840)

Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Card Case

1899 Birmingham

Offered by AC Silver

£1,695 gbp
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This exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver card case has a rectangular shaped form.

The surface of this collectable card case is embellished with fine and impressive chased and embossed scrolling leaf and floral decoration on a matt background.

The anterior surface of the case incorporates the Scott Monument* depicted in relief.

The decoration to the reverse of the case incorporates a shaped, scroll bordered cartouche displaying the contemporary engraved initals 'MVFT'.

The shaped sides of this piece are embellished with plain scrolling borders.

This antique silver card case is fitted with a hinged cover ornamented with further scrolling leaf and foliate designs on a matt background.

This impressive case was crafted by the renowned Birmingham silversmith Nathanial Mills.

* The impressive and gothic monument was erected in honour of the Scottish author Sir Walter Scott in Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh. Crafted in Binny sandstone and with a towering height of 200ft 6", it is the largest monument dedicated to a writer in the world.

Dimensions

Length 10cm/3.9"
Width 7.1cm/2.8"
Height 2cm/0.8"

Weight

2.43 troy ounces/75.6g


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All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
This antique Victorian castle top card case is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.
The chased decoration to this antique card case is very sharp.
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the rim are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this Nathanial Mills card case.
Maker: Nathanial Mills
Date: 1899
Origin: Birmingham, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A7829 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 2.00 cm (0.79 inches)
Width 7.10 cm (2.80 inches)
Depth 10.00 cm (3.94 inches)
Weight 2.43oz t (75.57g)
Stock Code
A7829
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver card case made by Nathanial Mills; an addition to our range of collectable silverware
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the rim are all very clear.
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