Lot 12: Victorian silver cruet.
December 10, 2012
Birmingham, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Victorian silver cruet of triform ovoid form, raised on three ball feet with clear glass liners, associated silver salt spoon. Hallmarked Birmingham 1887, maker's mark ?.H. Gross silver weight 2.2 ozt (70 grams).
Condition Report: The cruet displays general scratches, marks and wear commensurate with the age and use. Heavy areas of tarnishing. Noticeable large repair to the hinge of the mustard pot. Dints and wear to the ball feet. Dents to the detachable pepper. The hallmarks appear rubbed but legible, salt spoon with differing hallmarks.