Unusual Silver Table Vesta Box Case with Striker
Unusual Silver Table Vesta Box Case with Striker, magnificent late Victorian 3 division green glass ashtray shaped as a Shamrock with hallmarked silver triangular vesta centraly positioned and silver edging, its hallmarked from London in 1895 with the makers mark being that of John Millward Banks.
The vesta has an RD number which is 261836, its in excellent condition but for one very minor nibble to one of the shamrock points, not at all drastic or unsightly.
Hinge on vesta is perfect with no wear and lid closes perfectly, striker situated to lid top.
Measures 125 mm across its edge and stands 59 mm tall.
|MAKER or SPONSOR MARK||John Millward Banks|