London, South Kensington
4 July 2000
A George III vinaigrette,
of rectangular form, the base engraved with a flowerhead, the cover with strapwork, the grille pierced and stamped with a depiction of a ship, the legend "Trafalgar OCr.21.1805", made to commemorate Nelson's victory, Matthew Linwood, Birmingham, 1805 - 2.5 cms.
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