Cased Victorian shell salts Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings - Frank - Shepherd - The Vintage Compact Shop
Cased Victorian shell salts Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings - Frank - Shepherd - The Vintage Compact Shop
Cased Victorian shell salts Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings - Frank - Shepherd - The Vintage Compact Shop
Cased Victorian shell salts Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings - Frank - Shepherd - The Vintage Compact Shop
Cased Victorian shell salts Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings - Frank - Shepherd - The Vintage Compact Shop
Cased Victorian shell salts Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings - Frank - Shepherd - The Vintage Compact Shop

Cased Victorian shell salts Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings - Frank - Shepherd

Regular price £0.00

Antique silver gifts Victorian silver shell salts with case & spoons sterling silver cruet sets silver wedding gift

Click here to see more antique silver wedding gifts.

Customer satisfaction & world wide tracked insured delivery guaranteed. Risk free online shopping.

Shop early for that special occasion - UK - next day delivery guaranteed, our US & Australian customers are receiving their purchases within ten days, all other countries faster than this. We have tracking tools for USPS which means we are able to tell our US customers exactly where their parcels are & even the day they will be delivered.

The most gorgeous set of Victorian fully hallmarked sterling silver shell salts made by the esteemed silversmiths Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings - Frank - Shepherd in 1897. This firm would go on to be commissioned by the Prince of Wales in 1981 to make the 18k gold bracelet Princess Diana wore on her wedding day. They are still in business today specializing in high quality jewellery / jewelry. The adorable solid silver shell salts are superb & without any damage - such attention to detail & shown off in a super little case which is in remarkably good condition - leather bound wood with a gilt border & brass hinges & clasps which all work perfectly. The brass fittings are ornate & gorgeous as you would expect being from this era. The lid interior is lined with Roman purple silk & the base interior Roman purple velvet with fittings on which the spoons rest & recesses for the salts. The salts are both hallmarked CS * FS (maker) lion passant (sterling silver) x (date year 1897) anchor (Birmingham Assay Office). On the base of each one three mounted orbs which serve as stands. The tiny salts spoons incorporate orbs as part of their design too. The salt spoons are silver plated.

Each salt measures 5.3 cm wide & weighs 9.4 grams.
Each spoon measures 5.1 cm long & weighs 2.4 grams.

 

 

Free personal shopper service. If you are too busy to browse let us know your requirements and price range and we will forward links to you which will show suitable items within our online shops. There are no additional charges for this service. Please refresh your page to see our answers.

You do not need a PayPal account to check out. Follow the instructions given by PayPal and then click " Check Out as a Guest ".

Click " Catalog " at the bottom of the page and it will take you to our other items.

Buy three or more listings & get a 10% discount discount on the whole order.

Free luxury gift box & gift tag with each item purchased.  Free bridesmaids gift boxing service. Each purchase will be shipped in a beautifully decorated gift box - you can specify the design / colour & if you like they will all match & yes it is free. If you would like us to print out a message for your gift tag just ask. Make that gift even more special by purchasing from The Vintage Compact Shop.

To see all items click here.

Buy with confidence from The Vintage Compact Shop - antique / vintage specialists & collectors, who check archives to offer you authenticated pieces in superb condition from the premier makers. We are also willing to offer customers advice on how specialists keep antiques in superb condition, how to clean them expertly quickly & avoid damaging them. Free new collectors advice pack with each accessory sold & free access to historical resources.

As collectors we are uniquely placed to give you the history of your purchase.

Alternatively you may reserve an item & send a cheque / check to us. Please contact us by email for reservations / layaway. We will be notified immediately by PayPal of any transaction & attend to your order. We ship within 24 hours of cleared payment. We use tracked, insured priority shipping & have hundreds of delighted customers all over the world. We do not charge for shipping or gift boxing. There are no hidden charges.

If you need any advice please feel free to contact us on:

email - antiqueandcollect@gmail.com 

or call 0789 6616374

International callers  +44 789 6616374

We are releasing this from our private collection.

Thank you.