Antique Sterling Silver Vinaigrette Box by Mappin Brothers - Sheffield 1894

Salt River Collectibles

SKU: 2990

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  • This Beautiful 19th Century Antique Sterling Silver Vinaigrette or "Potpourri" box Features a Lovely Floral Design and can also be used as a Trinket Box.
  • Made by Mappin Brothers - Sheffield 1894
  • Stamped and Hallmarked 
  • Condition:  Good -  Item shows some signs of normal wear consistent with the age and handling of the item. It has some light scratching on the bottom of box and small bend which can be seen in photo. The hinge and lid are both in good working order and the lid closes tightly however it does have a slight gap when shut most likely due to the small bend to the bottom of box.   
  • Size:  4 1/8 x 2 x 1 3/8 " 
  • Weight:  2.1 oz.


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The definitions of our condition standards are as follows:

EXCELLENT - Item shows no visible imperfections or blemishes with little or no signs of wear and has not had any repairs or restoration performed. 

GOOD - Item shows some signs of normal wear consistent with the age and handling of the item and may have some minor imperfections such as light scratches, dings or fading.

FAIR - Item shows more noticeable imperfections such as chips, cracks and may have been touched up or repaired or is missing a component. 

Note:  Some of the Vintage Sterling Silver items offered for sell on our website have been cleaned or polished by the previous owners and some have not.  Due to the varying schools of thought concerning cleaning Vintage Sterling Silver we do not clean or polish any of these type of items and instead choose to leave that decision in the hands of our customers.