BID ON THE-SALEROOM
An early twentieth century silver mounted jewellery box of oval scalloped form with red velvet interior. Hallmarked Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings (Frank) Shepherd, Birmingham 1911. Maximum length measuring 5 3/4 inches (14.5 cm), gross silver weight 2.1 ozt (66 grams).
The lot displays general scratches, marks wear and tarnishing commensurate with the age and use. Hinge loose and has sideways movement. Minor dents. The hallmarks are clear and legible.