Victorian Engraved Sterling Silver and Rose Gold Match Safe Vesta Pendant Box
This stunning box is in excellent condition and is resplendent with detail. The match safe is engraved all over with curling leaves and flower detail, covering the front, back and top. On the sides a different engraving pattern is highlighted. The from features a shield design in silver with rose gold set with the initial "A". The rose gold section is stamped indicating it is 9ct gold. The match safe opens to reveal bright gilding inside. The striker on the bottom is sharp and the piece is stamped on the front under the lid. The piece was made by John Tongue from Birmingham. The match safe measures 2 3/8" in length including the bail. The box portion only measures 1 7/8". It is 1 3/8" across at the widest. The match safe weighs 31.4g.