Rare Silver Vesta in form of clutch Purse Birmingham 1892 Thomas Hayes

by Louis Wine

Antique Silver Vesta Case in form of clutch Purse Birmingham 1892 Thomas Hayes. The shaped ovoid form vesta richly decorated with engraved foliage, inscribed E.W.Farmer on his Silver Wedding 11th August 1893. Full hallmarks to gilded interior and hallmarked inside hinged cover. Measures: 2.25 x 1.625 x 0.75 inches. Weight: 37.81 grams.

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Antique Silver Vesta Case in form of clutch Purse Birmingham 1892 Thomas Hayes. The shaped ovoid form vesta richly decorated with engraved foliage, inscribed E.W.Farmer on his Silver Wedding 11th August 1893. Full hallmarks to gilded interior and hallmarked inside hinged cover. Measures: 2.25 x 1.625 x 0.75 inches. Weight: 37.81 grams.

Louis Wine

Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) at 150 Cumberland Street (Yorkville), Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.