Sale 21SS01 | Lot 1058

Three Sterling Silver Novelty Vesta Cases

Catalogue: The Joseph & Miriam Poser Collection of Silver Card Cases, Vesta & Matchsafes
Three Sterling Silver Novelty Vesta Cases

Lot Details

Lot 1058
Three Sterling Silver Novelty Vesta Cases
Comprising one marked David A. Bowles, London, 2002, in the form of a pig, length 2 3/4 inches (7 cm); another marked BAC, London, 1979 in the form of Toby, Punch and Judy's dog dressed with his trademark feathered hat, height 2 1/2 inches (6.5 cm); the last apparently unmarked, in the form of a violin, length 2 1/2 inches (6.3 cm), total approximately 81.4 dwt.

Provenance:
Pig form example, James Hardy & Col, London, June 2003
Violin form example, Richard H. Jenkins, Canton, CT

The Joseph and Miriam Poser Collection


C Estate of Miriam S. Poser

Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $1,071 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Pig - 2002 - good overall; clearly hallmarked; good heavy gauge; good detail; hinge good and tight

Toby Dog - 1979 - good overall; good heavy gauge; good detail; hinge good and tight

Violin - apparently unmarked; good condiiton overall; small pin point dents to body; hinge good and tight




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Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $1,071 (includes buyer's premium)

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The Joseph & Miriam Poser Collection of Silver Card Cases, Vesta & Matchsafes

Thu, Feb 25, 2021 at 10am EST