English Chatelaine Accessories Set Sterling Silver Mappin Webb 1890
English Chatelaine Accessories Set Sterling Silver Mappin Webb 1890. English Victorian sterling silver chatelaine, having oval form body in openwork designs and wavy border, featuring scroll foliate patterns and blank shield in the center. It has 5 accessories, attached with chains, including retractable pencil case, long oval repousse needle case, ornate acorn form thimble case with gilt interior, scissors with lined repousse case and an engraved match safe. Chatelaine is made by John Newton Mappin - Mappin & Webb, London, 1890. Weighing a total 172.5 grams or 5.5 ozs Troy, this fabulous antique set measures: - chatelaine is 3 7/8" long and 2 7/8" wide; - pencil case is 2 1/2" long and 3/8" in diameter; - needle case is 2 3/8" tall, 5/8" long and 3/8" wide; - thimble case is 7/8" in diameter and 1 3/8" tall; - scissors are 3 1/2" long, case is 2 3/8" tall and 3/4" wide at the top; - match safe is 1 5/8" tall, 1" wide and 3/8 thick. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing. The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
We will be happy to assist in this. We will respond within 24 hours. The item "English Chatelaine Accessories Set Sterling Silver Mappin Webb 1890" is in sale since Saturday, March 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U.
The seller is "mocb" and is located in San Jose, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Style: Victorian
- Age: 1890
- Brand: Mappin & Webb
- Type: Chatelaine & Accessories
- Composition: English Sterling Silver