Victorian Elkington & Co Silver Plated Lidded Casket. Design Registration. Date 1878.
This fine quality Antique Elkington & Co Silver Plated Circular Casket or Lidded Box bears the Elkington Date Letter for 1878.
The Box is beautifully decorated, in relief, with cherubs playing musical instrucments. The knop is in the form of a classical bust.
There is a Design Registration Lozenge to the back. There is some old rubbing to the plate, showing the copper beneath, and a dent to the back which exends above and below the raised edge in the close-up photograph. There are no splits or repairs.
Height: 9 inches (23 cm)
Diameter: 6.5 inches (16.5 cm)
Weight: 1.45 kgs