A Victorian gilt silver vinaigrette, by John Tongue, Birmingham 1844, partially gilt, filigree decor, the lid with central plaque, 4 x 3cm, with, a miniature Victorian vinaigrette, by Alfred Taylor, Birmingham 1856, partially gilt, with filigree decor, the lid engraved with initials J.W, 2 x 1.5cm, total weight 1.07ozt
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Sold for £320
Loss of gilding in places. Both with tarnish.
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Auction: Homes and Interiors - Live Online, Tue, 27th Apr 2021
Our bi-weekly Homes & Interiors sales showcase an array of different periods and styles all under one roof, juxtaposing old with new, items rich in history displayed next to works of art by emerging artists, and emphasising just how effortlessly they complement one another. There is undoubtedly something to suit all tastes and budgets within these live online auctions.
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