AC Silver is located in Newcastle, UK
Victorian Sterling Silver Scent Flask by Sampson Mordan & Co
REF: A6528 / LA50289
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This exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver scent flask has a cylindrical rounded form. The anterior surface of this Victorian scent bottle is embellished with impressive bright cut engraved framed scene depicting a boy perched on a wall 'XX Miles to York', picking fruit from a tree by a sign which reads 'Trespasser Beware'. The decoration to the body incorporates bright cut engraved stemmed fruiting blackberry branches accented with butterflies. The scent bottle retains the original hinged cover ornamented with a continuation of bright cut engraved decoration. The cover opens to reveal the original glass stopper, glass vessel to the interior in addition to the gilt interior. This impressive Victorian scent bottle is fitted to the original hinged leatherette presentation box with satin and velvet lined interior, securing with a push fit catch. This impressive scent bottle was crafted by the renowned London silversmith Sampson Mordan & Co. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique Victorian silverware. Weight An accurate weight of silver cannot be provided due to the interior glass vessel Maker: Sampson Mordan & Co (Sampson Mordan II) Date: 1882 Origin: London, England Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_cqevr7TTA8
AC Silver has clarified that the Victorian Sterling Silver Scent Flask by Sampson Mordan & Co (LA50289) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1882
This antique scent bottle is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. The bright cut engraved decoration is very crisp; this piece shows little signs of use or handling. The glass vessel and stopper are in perfect condition. Full hallmarks struck to the underside of bottle and interior of the cover are all very clear.
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This Victorian Sterling Silver Scent Flask by Sampson Mordan & Co is located in Newcastle, UK