Antique 1720s Shagreen and Silver Travelling Cutlery Container
Antique 1720s Shagreen and Silver Travelling Cutlery Container
Antique 1720s Shagreen and Silver Travelling Cutlery Container
Antique 1720s Shagreen and Silver Travelling Cutlery Container
Antique 1720s Shagreen and Silver Travelling Cutlery Container
Antique 1720s Shagreen and Silver Travelling Cutlery Container
Antique 1720s Shagreen and Silver Travelling Cutlery Container

Antique 1720s Shagreen and Silver Travelling Cutlery Container

1720 Europe

Offered by AC Silver

£1,195 gbp
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An exceptional, fine and impressive antique European silver mounted shagreen container; an addition to our dining silverware collection.

This exceptional antique shagreen container has a tapering shaped form, reflecting the naturalistic shape of a tusk.

The surface of this travelling cutlery container is embellished with impressive silver mounts to the upper and lower portions.

This impressive piece retains the original hallmarked push fit cover, ornamented with further scalloped shaped silver mounts.

The interior of the case is comprised of two large circular receivers, incorporating a navette shaped receiver to the conjoined incurve; these two large receivers are designed to accommodate a knife and fork.

Dimensions

Length 18cm/7.1"

Width 2.7cm/1.1"

Height 2.2cm/0.9"

Weight

1.7 troy ounces/54.1g

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This antique shagreen container's mounts are an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

There are no hallmarks as to be expected with such a piece; the date and origin can be determined by the composition and materials.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.

Maker: Unmarked
Date: Circa 1720
Origin: Europe
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU C1064 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.
Dimensions
Height 2.20 cm (0.87 inches)
Width 2.70 cm (1.06 inches)
Depth 18.00 cm (7.09 inches)
Stock Code
C1064
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique European silver mounted shagreen container; an addition to our dining silverware collection.
Signed/Inscribed
There are no hallmarks as to be expected with such a piece; the date and origin can be determined by the composition and materials.
AC Silver

AC Silver
35B St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Tyne & Wear
NE2 2SU

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