Antique English Novelty Biscuit Box Drum by Mappin & Webb, circa 1890 For Sale
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Antique English Novelty Biscuit Box Drum by Mappin & Webb, circa 1890

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A fabulous find and rarely seen, especially in this full size, these figural boxes in the form of a drum are usually quite small, this is full sized measuring 5 3/4" in diameter x 6 1/2" tall including the finial. The finial is cast in the form of two Lyre sitting on top of sheet music The underside has the mark for the very famous luxury silversmith, Mappin and Webb. Dating to circa 1890, late Victorian in era, the box remains in excellent condition. Item ID: 40721 Free worldwide registered airmail directly from London, England.

Details

  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 6.5 in. x Dm 5.75 in.H 16.51 cm x Dm 14.61 cm
  • Diameter
    5.75 in. (14.61 cm)
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    LU3365312827692
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