This is a beautiful Victorian style shell-shaped silver plated container. Producing this gorgeous piece over tea would be certain to raise a few eyebrows. This container epitomises the sense of regality common in a lot of Victorian style design. Engraved into the shining silver front is a delectable floral swirling pattern. The detailing is painstakingly intricate, with charming efflorescent patterns adorning almost every surface. The opening mechanism is as intricate as the detailing; the container opening out into two halves and held shut by a gorgeous silver clasp at the top. The interior is what really sets this piece apart from the rest, with alluring gilded surfaces and magnificently finished lids for each compartment. This container could house anything from sweets to biscuits, trinkets or earrings. Whatever you choose to store in this lovely item you are sure to do it in style. Measurements This container is 27 cm (10.6 in) high, 23 cm (9 in) wide, and 20 cm (7.9 in) deep.Weight is approx 1.55kgs each Condition This item is in extremely good physical condition. Please see photographs to confirm. Do not miss out on this amazing opportunity to own this stunning item for a fraction of the retail price.
Regent Antiques has 1102 antiques for sale.
click here to see them all