George III Silver 'Military Grille' Vinaigrette

William Eley I, London 1811
Photo 1 of 10

A rare George III silver Vinaigrette of rounded rectangular form with engine turned decoration, the cover with a circular monogrammed cartouche, the silver gilt interior with a finely pierced and engraved grille depicting various military paraphernalia including a cannon and drums and two Union flags. Possibly made to celebrate Wellington's victories 1811 - 1812 in Portugal and Spain.

By William Eley, London, 1811

£665.00

Condition
In good condition with no damage or repair
Dimensions
H
12 mm (0.47 inches)
W
37 mm (1.46 inches)
D
27 mm (1.06 inches)
Weight
24.50 Grams (0.79 troy ounces)
Country
England
Stock Code
MSC68
Medium
Silver