ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH SILVER ENAMEL PUG SCENT BOTTLE c1877 SAMPSON MORDAN
An antique English sterling silver scent bottle; finely made by Sampson Mordan, with a screw lid and hand painted with a vitreous enamel pug.
Such a lovely example...so collectible!
CONDITION: All original and generally good. Some wear & denting commensurate with age and use. Abrasions to enamel & some loss to one ear - see pictures.
DATE/MARKS: English hallmark for B'ham 1877. Maker's marks SM &Co (worn).
DIMENSIONS: 70 x 38 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 33.0 grams.