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A George IV silver vinaigrette, the oblong form with engine-turned decoration, initialled cartouche, floral rim and opening to a silver-gilt interior with floral scroll pierced grille. Hallmarked Ledsam & Vale, Birmingham 1825. Length measuring 3.5 cm, weight 21 grams.
The lot displays general scratches, marks wear and tarnishing commensurate with the age and use. Rubbing with loss to to the engine-turned decoration. Minor dint. Splits to rim either side of hinge. Hallmarks rubbed but legible.