Oval Victorian Silver Plate and Cut Glass Biscuit Box with Engraved Parrots and Hinged Lid

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An oval engraved silver plate and cut glass biscuit box fitted into its original silver plated frame with a floral engraved lid hinged lid. The oval glass box is engraved with a parrot perching on a tree branch. Circa 1890

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MakerJames Dixon & Son, Sheffield
DateCirca 1890
Height15.2cm (6")
Width19cm (7.5")
Depth15.2cm (6")
Weight2.21 kg

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An exceptional oval engraved and cut glass biscuit box fitted into its original silver plated frame with a floral engraved lid hinged lid. The oval glass box has four panels beautifully engraved with a parrot perching on a tree branch, the other panels have a star cut design. The oval frame has four columns and is finished with a turned ball design swing handle.

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