Beautiful Antique English Novelty Sterling Silver Elephant Pin Cushion B1905 For Sale
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POSTAGE : UK £4 RECORDED/£6.75SPECIAL DELIVERYWORLDWIDE & EUROPE £9.50 INT TRACKABLE AIRSURE.
Description Abeautiful genuine English antiquesolid sterling silver novelty "elephant" pin cushion by the silversmiths Britton, Gould & Coin lovely condition and with full English silver hallmarks for Birmingham 1905.Superb quality example, withnicely detailed body and complete with full length silver trunk and silver tail. Possibly with its originalinterior lead weighting and sawdust stuffing and is covered in an old red plush velvet covering which is still in good condition.No added personal engraved monograms or initials.
Measurements Measures approx1.95 inches (49mm) in length (end to end) x 0.75 inches (20mm) wide and stands1.3 inches (33mm) in height.
Date Antique English solid sterling Silver with a full set of silver hallmarks for Birmingham 1905(date letter "f"). Superbclear struck marks, not worn away through polishing.
MakerSilversmiths initials are "B G & Co", (Britton, Gould& Co).
ConditionLovelycondition, no repairs and no nasty knocks or dents, justafew tiny shallow surface bruises/dents but really nothing much at all and avery niceexample. Excellentdetail and complete with silvertrunk and tail. All 4 silver legs are undamaged and have no splits or repairs. Complete with probably the original lead weighting and sawdust padded interior and covered in oldred velvet.
Beautiful genuine antique sterling silver novelty "elephant" pin cushion, a great investment and hard to find now in nice conditon.
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UK £4/£6.75 (1st class recorded/special delivery)
Worldwide: £9.50 (Airsure - if applicable)
Europe: £9.50 (Airsure - if applicable)
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