C1899, JG&S, ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SCOTTISH AGATE AND SILVER VESTA CASE MATCH SAFE. An antique Victorian solid silver vesta case with inlaid Scottish agate panels. Dating to the late 19th Century Victorian period, circa 1899. The solid sterling silver match safe with hinged lid, opens to reveal a gilded interior.
One side is exquisitely engraved with detailed scrolling foliate patterns within a feathered border, the four inlaid agate panels further enhancing the design. The base incorporates a match striker.
A jump ring is attached to the top to allow the vesta to be connected to a watch chain, or to be worn as an interesting pendant. The rim is clearly hallmarked as follows. Silver grade: Lion passant mark for 925 sterling silver. Height: 3.8 cm or 1 1/2 inches.Gross Weight: 22.4 grams. In good antique condition, without damage or restoration, with a shallow small indentation to each side of the case. Please see the images provided which complement this description. If you have any questions, please dont hesitate to ask and we will be happy to help. We have many other interesting and unusual items for sale, so please take a look. We take great care to package and post your item safely to anywhere in the world for the best possible price. Each of our items has come from a reputable and traceable source. Buyers can rest assured that we will provide you with a comprehensive, reliable and trustworthy service which we endeavour to make hassle free for all our customers. We aim to answer all enquiries within 24 hours.
Your satisfaction is our priority. The item "C1899, JG&S, ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SCOTTISH AGATE AND SILVER VESTA CASE MATCH SAFE" is in sale since Friday, July 23, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Cigarette/Vesta Cases".The seller is "phoenixchild0" and is located in Winchester. This item can be shipped worldwide.