Antique Sterling Silver Vinaigrette, Birmingham, England, 1837.
Of rectangular form with reeded sides, the hinged lid is made with raised floral and foliate border, engine turned ornaments and centered with a monogrammed cartouche.
Engine turned ornaments to the reverse (partly worn).
The gilt (gold washed) interior is made with a hinged grille pierced and engraved with floral and foliate ornaments.
Fully hallmarked for Birmingham, England, dated 1837, maker's mark "J.S".
Very good condition, minor ding to the reverse.
Measures: 3.7cm X 2.3cm X 1cm / 1.45in X 0.9in X 0.39in.
Weight: 19.9gr. / 0.64oz.