Victorian Silver Flaming Grenade Table Lighter

Jane Brownett, London 1883
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A Victorian silver Table Lighter made in the form of a plain spherical Grenade with flame shaped screw off finial. A weighted base to make it self-righting.

By Jane Brownett, London 1883. Retailed by Lewis, St James's, London.

A grenade insignia is a form of emblem which represents a stylized old style of hand grenade, with a rising flame. This symbol is used as a charge in heraldry and is also featured on the uniforms of numerous military units.

£385.00

Condition
In good condition with no damage or repair, a couple of very minor dinks.
Dimensions
H
100 mm (3.94 inches)
DIA
57 mm (2.24 inches)
Weight
264.00 Grams (8.49 troy ounces)
Country
England
Stock Code
VA030920Q
Medium
Silver