462. Fine Tortoiseshell Casket Silver Mounts London Hallmark 1909


An Exceptionally Fine Well Grained Tortoiseshell Ladies Table Casket of small proportions, The hinged lid superbly decorated with a central ornate vacant cartouche and four Silver mounts.

Condition: Superb untouched condition with good colour and rich patination to tortoiseshell, original interior in nice clean order. The clasp closes firmly.

London Hallmark for 1909. Makers mark is indistinct.

Width: (just under) 4.5” (11cm). Depth: (just under) 3.25” (8cm). Height: 1.5” (3.75cm).