An antique Victorian sterling silver combination Sovereign/vesta case which is rectangular in shape with curved ends, attractive flower and leaf decoration on each side of the body, a vacant cartouche on the front of the body and a ring at the top so that it can be worn, if so desired. At one end, there is a button to open the lid of the Sovereign case which reveals a spring mechanism to house the Sovereigns. At the other end, there is a tight fitting hinged lid designed to hold the matches with a striking mechanism at the top to light them. The interior of the case has also been nicely gilded. This Sovereign case would make a desirable addition to a collection and would make an acceptable gift. It weighs 1.8 troy ounces (56 grams).
Height: 9.00 cms (3.5″)
Width: 2.50 cms (1″)
Depth: 1.50 cms (0.6″)
Complimentary postage with insurance is included within the price of this Sovereign/vesta case.