Carlyon Silver is located in Bath, United Kingdom
Victorian silver novelty lantern tape measure, Henry William Dee London1874
REF: S2060 / LA319997
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A very fine quality Victorian novelty cast silver tape measure made in the form of a policeman's bullseye lantern, with intaglio initials 'DN' under the domed green glass lens. The twenty plus inch original silk tape measure complete, and with a firmly sprung rewinding mechanism operated by the button on top of the lid. Substantial part marked suspension ring, fully hallmarked to base. Retailer’s name inscribed around rim of base; ‘Cooper 41 St James St’. An amazing collector’s item, heavy and tactile by fine Victorian maker.
Carlyon Silver has clarified that the Victorian silver novelty lantern tape measure, Henry William Dee London1874 (LA319997) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1874
In fabulous all original condition, the silk tape with virtually no signs of age or wear and the spring mechanism for retracting the tape working as new – very springy.
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This Victorian silver novelty lantern tape measure, Henry William Dee London1874 is located in Bath, United Kingdom