Presented is rare authentic sterling dance book by William B. Kerr & Co.
It is dated between 1855 and 1892.
The front of the pendant designed as an open work intricate repousse
with Cupid riding on the dolphins and baroque revival scrolls.
There is also a monogram engraved in the center.
The frond slides open revealing two pages made of celluloid.
The back of the pendant is plain, stamped with William Kerr’s trademark,
fasces with axe, a symbol of authority in Ancient Rome.
There is also a stamp STERLING and number 13.
The pendant measures 2 13/16” tall including the bail, 2 3/8” wide.
Total weight is 26.3 grams.
Excellent antique condition.
Antique Victorian William R. Kerr Sterling Cupid Cherub Dolphins Dance Book Pendant