A William IV sterling silver 'castle top' vinaigrette, Birmingham 1835 by Taylor and Perry
Of rectangular form with chased foliate edges, engine turned decoration to the sides, with a vacant rectangular cartouche. The lid with a cast panel of Newstead Abbey. The gilt interior with a hinged pierced grill of a foliate scroll with rosette. Fully marked to base and lid, the grill with maker’s mark.
Length – 4.1 cm / 1.6 inches
Weight – 27 grams / 0.87 ozt
Estimated at £1,000 - £1,500