22 May 2001
A George III gold vinaigrette
London 1802, maker's mark BS, 18ct.
Oblong, trunk-shaped, the cover and body engine-turned engraved overall with basketweave divided by plain bands, the grille pierced with a floral urn, a pair of birds, a quiver of arrows and a flaming torch encircled with foliage, marked inside cover and base
1½ in. (37 mm.) long
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