Victorian Engraved Silver Vinaigrette Reclining Cherub

Joseph Willmore, Birmingham 1842
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An exquisite early Victorian small silver Vinaigrette of shaped rectangular form, the base very finely engraved with a reclining naked cherub amongst foliate scroll work, the sides with geometric designs, the lid with a central cartouche engraved with contemporary initials MC, and foliate scroll work. The original bright silver gilt interior with superbly pierced grille, unusually opening from front to back.

By Joseph Willmore, Birmingham 1842.


Reserved - £850.00

Condition
In fantastic crisp original condition with no damage or repair.
Dimensions
H
25mm (0.98 inches)
W
28mm (1.10 inches)
D
9mm (0.35 inches)
Weight
14.50 Grams (0.47 troy ounces)
Country
England
Stock Code
TRS290416A
Medium
Silver