Lot 38: A pair of Edwardian silver open salts.
December 10, 2012
Birmingham, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A pair of Edwardian silver open salts of navette form with gadrooned rim, cranberry glass liners and raised on foliate shell feet. Hallmarked Barker Brothers (Herbert Edward Barker & Frank Ernest Barker) Chester 1908. Height measuring 1 ¥ inches (4.5 cm), gross silver weight 2.8 ozt (88 grams).
Condition Report: The lot displays general scratches, marks and wear. Heavy tarnishing and discolouration and would benefit from a clean and polish. Minor nibbles and chips to the glass. The hallmarks are rubbed but legible.