Victorian Cut Glass and Silver Plate Biscuit Barrel with a Sphinx Finial

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A superb Victorian rectangular cut glass and silver plated biscuit box with a cast decorative swing handle and Sphinx finial. Circa 1895

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Specifications

MakerBoardman Glossop & Co, Sheffield
DateCirca 1895
Height14cm (5.5")
Width20.3cm (8")
Depth15.2cm (6")
Weight2.2kg

Description

A superb quality Victorian rectangular cut glass and silver plated biscuit box with a cast decorative swing handle. The rectangular star cut glass body has a hinged lid engraved engraved with flowers and finished with a sphinx finial. The base is decorated with garlands and four figural figures on each corner and engraved floral scenes around the base border. In excellent condition.