London, South Kensington
4 December 2001
A silver vesta case
PROBABLY AMERICAN, LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY
rounded rectangular, the front wih engraved initials, with reverse intaglio push-button opening device with carved fox
a silver vesta case, the front with applied enamelled shield and crown within a scrollwork surround, North American, late nineteenth century -- 6cms; a silver vesta case, rectangular, the front with enamelled portrait of a lady (defective hinge), George Randle, Birmingham 1911 -- 5cms. and an Eastern vesta case, the front with enamelled decoration depicting scenes from antiquity -- 4.5cms.
See Plate 8 for part lot (4)
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