A Victorian sterling silver card case, Birmingham 1855 by Edward Smith
Of shaped rectangular form with a hinged lid. The centre with asymmetrical C scroll cartouche engraved with twin crests of a pike’s head erased, as well a lion’s gamb charged with three billets in pale holding a battle-axe, otherwise with engine turned decoration edged with engraved foliate scrolls. Fully marked to the base flange, the lid unmarked.
Length – 9.7 cm / 3.75 inches
Weight – 63 grams / 2.03 ozt
Sold for £188
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