Victorian Silver Castle-Top Vinaigrette - Houses of Parliament

EDWARD SMITH, BIRMINGHAM 1848
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A rare Victorian silver castle-top Vinaigrette of shaped rectangular form, the base engraved with folaite scroll decoration and a vacant cartouche. The cover engraved with a scene depicting the Houses of Parliament from Westminster Bridge before construction of the Great Clock of Westminster with four boats on the Thames in the foreground. The silver gilt grille pierced with folaite scrolls within a zig-zag border.

By Edward Smith, Birmingham, 1848

£2950.00

Condition
In good condition with no damage or repair
Dimensions
H
11  mm (0.43 inches)
W
42  mm (1.65 inches)
D
33  mm (1.30 inches)
Weight
27.00 Grams (0.87 troy ounces)
Country
England
Stock Code
MSC175
Medium
Silver