Antique Silver Fish Box


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Object Description

A very attractive novelty silver fish with green glass eyes and articulated body. The fish opens into a box at the neck and has an unusual snap shut mechanism. Large size and graceful style with naturalistic engraved detail and scales. The bottom fins serve also as stand supports.

Weight 274 grams, 8.8 troy ounces.
Length 28cm.
Foreign silver marks.
Maker not known.
Circa 1900.

Marks. Stamped on the tail with 3 foreign silver marks. The marks are very distinctive however we’ve not yet been able to trace them.

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Object Condition

This silver fish is in very good condition with moderate signs of wear commensurate with age.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)207 288 1939
+44 (0)7904 297419

Dealer Location

Vault 31-32
The London Silver Vaults
53-64 Chancery Lane
London WC2A 1QS

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