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Victorian Sterling Silver Whistle

Ref: A4411 / LA76265

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Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive, unusual antique Victorian English sterling silver whistle modelled in the form of a hunting horn; an addition to our ornamental silverware collection.

This exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver whistle has been realistically modelled in the form of a banded blowing hunting horn.

The surface of the horn and functional mouthpiece are encircled with applied bands of moulded decoration reproducing the straps to the horn.

This impressive example of antique silverware is fitted with a silver chain, conjoining with a ring loop terminal.

The flared end of the horn is encompassed with the retailer's mark 'W Thornhill, 144 New Bond St'.

This exceptional and unusual sterling silver whistle is in working order.

Maker: Thomas Johnson I
Date: 1877
Origin: London, England


Measurements

Length : 6.5 cm - 2.56 in

Weight : 28.8 g - 0.06 lb

Diameter of Mouthpiece : 1 cm - 0.39 in

Diameter of Horn Bell : 2.5 cm - 0.98 in

Declaration

AC Silver has clarified that the Victorian sterling silver whistle (A4411 / LA76265) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1877.

Condition

This antique whistle is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the whistle and part hallmarks to the plateaued horn bell are all very clear.

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Delivery

FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries. Purchases will be sent via Royal Mail Special Delivery, Royal Mail Parcel Force, Royal Mail International Signed For, or FedEx. Other delivery providers may be used in extenuating circumstances. Delivery Time UK: Approx. 2-3 working days. Worldwide: Approx. 5-7 working days

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