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

JOHN TONGUE, BIRMINGHAM (worked from c.1830)

Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Vinaigrette

1843 Birmingham, England

Offered by AC Silver

£2,450 gbp
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This exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver vinaigrette has a waisted purse style form.

The body of this antique vinaigrette is embellished with chased scrolling leaf and floral ornamentation below a matte texture and tiered leaf decorated border.

The box is fitted with a hinged hallmarked cover embellished with an applied scrolling leaf decorated border the rim.

The upper plateau of the cover is ornamented with a scene depicting Windsor Castle.

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

The underside of the base is plain and unembellished.

This impressive antique vinaigrette is an exceptional example of its type.

* The residence of the British Royal family at Windsor, distinguishable by its Victorian architecture.

Dimensions

Length 3.1cm/1.2"
Width 1.4cm/0.6"
Height 2.4cm/0.9"

Weight

0.5 troy ounce/14.9g


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This Victorian vinaigrette is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The chased decoration is all very sharp.

Full hallmarks to the interior of the vinaigrette are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from this fine example of Victorian silverware.
Maker: John Tongue

Date: 1843

Origin: Birmingham, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A7512 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 0.90 inch (2.29 cm)
Width 0.60 inch (1.52 cm)
Depth 1.20 inch (3.05 cm)
Weight 0.50oz t (15.55g)
Stock Code
A7512
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver vinaigrette; an addition to our silver boxes collection
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Full hallmarks to the interior of the vinaigrette are all very clear.
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