Large Victorian Silver Twin Compartment Vesta Case

Thomas Hayes, Birmingham 1898
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A large Victorian silver Vesta Case of plain rounded rectangular form with sprung hinged lid and attached suspension ring, with the unusual addition of a second hinged compartment to one side, possibly to house a cheroot holder or spent matches. Silver gilt interiors to both compartments.

By Thomas Hayes, Birmingham, 1898

Also stamped with the patent number 10087

Reserved - £160.00

Condition
In good condition with no damage or repair, tiny dink to the rim of the lid.
Dimensions
H
60 mm (2.36 inches)
W
47 mm (1.85 inches)
D
14 mm (0.55 inches)
Weight
47.50 Grams (1.53 troy ounces)
Country
England
Stock Code
GF67
Medium
Silver