JONES / CONNELLS ARTS & CRAFTS. SILVER PLATED TRINKET / CIGARETTE BOX. This is a wonderful hand beaten Arts and Crafts silver plate on copper trinket / cigarette box made by A. In, I would guess, the very early 20th.
Depicted in hand planished (spot hammered) heavy guage. Copper with decorative rivets to its four legs and a relief centre roundel of entwined leaves encompassing a foliate button to the central dome.Stamped'British Made SC 2492. To the metal edge of the base - see photographs and details. It measures 4 3/4 (12.5cm) L. X 2 1/2 (6.5cm) H approx; and is in very good condition with no defect at all to report apart from from some slight copper bleeding - again. This is a wonderful piece of period Arts and Crafts metalwork which is in good original condition made by a recognised master of the movement, and as such should get a lot of interest from all collectors. THERE IS NO RESERVE ON THIS SALE. Almost everything I sell is in the condition I have bought it, unless otherwise stated, (I have learnt to my cost in the past not to tamper with an item), and therefore I have neither had items repaired nor restored. I will endeavour to report on an item which has had either; however I take no responsibility if an item has been tampered with and I cannot detect it. Please don't waste your time asking for a b. I will dispatch goods on clearance of any of the above. I do not accept - non UK.
All parcels are well packed and protected with strong boxes, bubble wrap and packaging peanuts where necessary. So please read them carefully as they are binding. Do not hesitate to contact me if you need additional information.