Sterling Silver Powder Pot Antique Birmingham c1899.

Mervyn Bennett

MBN05358

Sterling Silver Powder Pot Antique Birmingham c1899.

This little pot is made of sterling silver and hallmarked for Birmingham 1899. Inscribed with a previous owners initials on the top it was most likely intended as a powder compact. It is offered as found with wear to the hallmarks and the lid does not currently stay shut.

Dimensions: 7.3 x 2 cm or 2.9 x 0.8 inches.

Weight: 61 grams or 39.2 penny weight.