Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Vinaigrette
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Vinaigrette
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Vinaigrette
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Vinaigrette
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Vinaigrette
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Vinaigrette
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Vinaigrette
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Vinaigrette
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Vinaigrette
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Vinaigrette

FREDERICK MARSON, BIRMINGHAM (worked 1845-1896)

Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Vinaigrette

1857 Unknown

Offered by AC Silver

£1,595 gbp
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This exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver vinaigrette has a rectangular incurved shaped form.

The cover of this Victorian vinaigrette is embellished with a simplified bright cut engraved illustration depicting Scott Monument*.

The base of the box is ornamented with bright cut engraved hexagonal pattern accented with a central scroll bordered cartouche displaying the contemporary inscription 'ANA to JB' .

The rounded shaped sides of the base are encompassed with bright cut engraved scrolling leaf designs continuing to the rim of the cover.

The anterior surface of the cover is further ornamented with an impressive scrolling thumbpiece.

The hallmarked hinged silver vinaigrette cover allows access to the original hinged pierced decorated gilt grille.

This fine vinaigrette retains the original gilded interior.

This impressive vinaigrette is an exceptional example of its type.

* 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 4.7cm/1.9"

Width 2.6cm/1"

Height 1cm/0.4"

Weight

0.8 troy ounce/24.3g


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This Victorian vinaigrette is an exceptional gauge of silver for its type, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The bright cut engraved decoration is all very crisp.

There are some signs of wear to the gilding of the interior, in keeping with age.
Maker: Frederick Marson

Origin: Birmingham, England

Date: 1857
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A4694 when enquiring about the piece.


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Dimensions
Width 2.60 cm (1.02 inches)
Depth 1.00 cm (0.39 inches)
Weight 0.80oz t (24.88g)
Stock Code
A4694
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver vinaigrette depicting Scott Monument; an addition to our boxes collection.
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks to the interior of the vinaigrette are all very clear.
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