George III Scottish Provincial Silver Vinaigrette

JAMES SMITH, ABERDEEN c1800
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An extremely rare George III Scottish Provincial silver Vinaigrette of small rounded rectangular form, with all-over tartan diaper work engraving enclosing a leaf, a plain rectangular vacant cartouche to the lid, cast ornate thumb-pieces to lid and base and a stand-away hinge. The silver gilt grille with thistle engraving and pierced holes.

Marked to the interior lid with makers mark - 'JS' struck twice, and to the interior base with makers mark 'JS' and two other marks. Possibly for James Smith, Aberdeen,c1800.

£850.00

Condition
In good condition with no damage or repair
Dimensions
H
12  mm (0.47 inches)
W
27  mm (1.06 inches)
D
23  mm (0.91 inches)
Weight
10.00 Grams (0.32 troy ounces)
Country
Scotland
Stock Code
MSC17
Medium
Silver