This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance

A good quality Victorian silver Vesta Case of plain rounded rectangular form with sprung hinged lid and attached suspension ring. A second hinge to the base opens a hidden compartment set with a photo frame containing an original sepia photograph of a lady.

By John Millward Banks, Chester, 1898


H 45 mm (1.77 inches), W 34 mm (1.34 inches), D 11 mm (0.43 inches)


34.50 Grams (1.11 troy ounces)

Condition report

In good condition with no damage or repair

Stock number

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