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Antique Austrian Sterling Silver and Guilloche Enamel Pill Box, circa 1900

About the Item

An absolutely stunning large antique Viennese sterling silver pill box made from a hefty gauge of Austrian silver. All sides are decorated with a white guilloche enamel showcasing the intricate engine turned design below; the top is adorned with hand painted pink/red roses and foilage. The lid fits perfectly with a secure catch which snaps shut when not in use. The hinged lid opens to reveal a lavishly gilded interior both the base and lid are where the hallmark can be found, this one in use from 1872 to 1918 so late Victorian or Edwardian in era. Excellent condition with minor wear commensurate with age, no enamel loss. 2 1/2" x 1 7/8" x 3/4"; A solid box weighing 97.50 Grams / 3.14 Troy Ounces. Free worldwide registered airmail directly from London, England Item id 41856.
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 0.75 in (1.91 cm)Width: 6.35 in (16.13 cm)Depth: 4.76 in (12.1 cm)
  • Style:
    Late Victorian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    circa 1900
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location:
    Bath, GB
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: 418561stDibs: LU3365317752052
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