Victorian Silver Plated Folding Biscuit Box
Victorian Silver Plated Folding Biscuit Box
Victorian Silver Plated Folding Biscuit Box
Victorian Silver Plated Folding Biscuit Box
Victorian Silver Plated Folding Biscuit Box
Victorian Silver Plated Folding Biscuit Box
Victorian Silver Plated Folding Biscuit Box
Victorian Silver Plated Folding Biscuit Box

Victorian Silver Plated Folding Biscuit Box

c. 1890 England

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This decorative Victorian shell biscuit box opens to reveal a pretty interior. Silver plated with gold plated lining. The frame is decorated with scrolls, leaves and flowers; each side and at the top there are a pair of griffins. Traditionally these boxes were kept by the fire to warm the biscuits. Height 26 cms. Width 19 cms. Circa 1890. Silver plate mark underneath.
This pretty shell box is in excellent condition with no damage or restoration. The mechanism works easily. The silver plate and gilt are not worn. This box has been re-plated and re-gilded.

Please note that this item is not new and will show moderate signs of wear commensurate with age. Reflections in the photograph may detract from the true representation of this item.
Stock Code
8382
Medium
Silver
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