Thu, 10th Oct 2019 10:30

The Silver Auction

 
  Lot 866
 

A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER SCENT BOTTLE

Sold for £170


Condition report


  • In fair to good condition overall

  • Some signs of wear consistent with age. Scratches visible and some minor discolouration to lid. Some scratches visible to interior of lip. Some discolouration and wear visible to engraved detail. Some small marks present. 

  • 55mm high, 23mm diameter 

  • Additional photographs added 

 

LATE VICTORIAN SILVER SCENT BOTTLE,
maker Sampson Mordan & Co, London 1890, the exterior engraved with bright cut scrolling decoration, gilt wash interior, in fitted case retailed by G. Drummond Glasgow, 55g gross

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