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Lot 0303
A silver double sovereign case for a full and a half sovereign, the oblong form with engraved foliate decoration to the whole and central monogrammed cartouche to the hinged cover, with press release opening to reveal two engine turned sprung platform holders. Hallmarked Joseph Gloster Ltd., Birmingham, probably 1913. Length 2 inches (5cm), gross weight 30 grams.

Condition

Some scratches, tarnishing near press release, a few small indentations and one knock to back of case.Cover does not close flush and push action mechanism stiff.Interior holders' surrounds slightly misshapen.

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  • 28%

A silver double sovereign case for a full and a half

Estimate £60 - £90Mar 4, 2019
Birmingham, UK
Auction Curated By:
Alison Jakeway
Silver, Coins & Medals
Kevin Jackson
Antiques & Collectables