Birmingham 1899 Sterling Silver Sovereign Case. The case has a lovely scrolled finish and blank plate. Inside is a sprung compartment for storing gold sovereigns. It is hallmarked for Sterling silver, Birmingham and 1899. There is also a makers mark for'J W', possibly for Josiah Wedgewood & Sons. Please refer to the images. The piece is in decent order, it closes tightly. The piece is 3 cm (1.25 inches) in diameter.