Victorian Novelty Silver Shot Gun Cartridge Vesta Case

BROWNETT & JONES, LONDON 1882
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A rare Victorian novelty silver Vesta Case made in the form of a Shotgun Cartridge with leather-clad body and silver gilt interior. The steel striker to the base and a brass firing pin to the lid. The interior of the cover engraved with a registered design lozenge.

By Brownett & Jones, London, 1882

£1150.00

Condition
In good condition with no damage or repair and of the same dimensions as a standard 12 gauge shotgun cartridge of the period.
Dimensions
L
55  mm (2.17 inches)
D
21  mm (0.83 inches)
Weight
32.00 Grams (1.03 troy ounces)
Country
England
Stock Code
TRS180117.210
Medium
Silver