Sterling Silver Gilt Pomander - Antique Victorian

GBP 1,995.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver gilt pomander; an addition to our ornamental silverware collection

This exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian cast sterling silver gilt pomander has been realistically modelled in the form of a poppy head.

The surface of this cast antique silver pomander is embellished with details replicating the seed pod’s natural texture.

This exceptional and rare pomander retains the original hallmarked push fit cover, modelled in the form of the stigmatic disk.

This impressive gilt cover allows access to the open chamber and pierced decorated holes, replicating the apical pores.

The pomander retains the original gilding.

This unusual and rare pomander is the finest of its type you could hope to acquire.

Dimensions
Height 8.8cm/3.5″
Diameter 3cm/1.2″

Weight
2.1 troy ounces/65.9g

Object History

Maker: William Hutton & Sons Ltd
Date: 1896
Origin: London, England

Object Literature

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INSURANCE IN TRANSIT

Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.

All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.

Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase

Object Condition

This antique pomander is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. The cast decoration is sharp. The original gilding has wear to the stem/handpiece and where handled for use. Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the stem and sleeve of the cover are all very clear; the hallmarks are struck deeply due to the exceptional gauge of silver.

Object Details

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Dealer Location

35b St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

Fax: +44 (0) 191 240 2647

VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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