A rare George III London made silver vinaigrette, circular with reed decoration and un-engraved circular cartouches on both lids, opens to reveal the beautiful pierced grille and original fire-gilt interior. The vinaigrette is in good overall condition, the grille and interior gilding are particularly nice. There is a split along part of the seam between the body and the underside. The suspension ring is a later addition. The makers mark on the top lid is partially worn.
The bottom compartment with the mark for. William Parker London 1801, the top lid with the partially worn mark for the partnership of William Parker and Benjamin Simpson London 1801.
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Please check the dimensions of the object carefully as apparent size can be deceptive. Bank details provided on request. Sizes, weights etc are all approximate.The item "Rare George III London vinaigrette William Parker & Benjamin Simpson London 1801" is in sale since Thursday, March 18, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Vinaigrettes". The seller is "13highstreet" and is located in Stroud. This item can be shipped worldwide.