An antique silver and tortoise shell bowl or basket in circular form with floral repousse work and crimped edges. The dish also has a reticulated band below the floral work. Beautiful glossy shell with silver pique work in the shape of a wreath of Bellflowers topped with bow and trailing ribbons.
A nice size for display or your dressing table. Silver trinket dishes, bowls, and baskets add a luxurious look to any bath vanity or dressing table. Nice large size; the dish is unmarked. It was tested for silver content.
Circa 1900; based on style and design, most likely English late Victorian to early Edwardian Era
Measurements; 6 3/4" in diameter, 1 " high
Condition; very good, shell and silver pique in very good condition, the only items to note are on the reverse side...a few minor dings on base of dish
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