This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance

A rare Victorian silver Vinaigrette of shaped rectangular form, the base engraved with scrolls and a cartouche with presentation inscription, the lid engraved with a scene depicting an unidentified castle or stately home with a lake in the foreground.

Silver gilt interior with pierced hinged grille. 

By Edward Smith, Birmingham, 1847


H 30 mm (1.18 inches), W 39 mm (1.54 inches), D 10 mm (0.39 inches)


24.00 Grams (0.77 troy ounces)

Condition report

In good condition with no damage or repair

Stock number

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