Silver William IV Castle Top Vinaigrette Depicting Newstead Abbey

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A William IV silver castle top vinaigrette depicting Newstead Abbey with gilt interior and pierced scroll and floral hinged grill. (1839)

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£ 1,100.00

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MakerTaylor & Perry, Birmingham
Date1839
Height0.6cm (0.25")
Width3.8cm (1.5")
Depth2.5cm (1")
Weight26g

Description

A very good rectangular antique William IV silver castle top vinaigrette depicting Newstead Abbey with gilt interior and pierced scroll and floral hinged grill. The base has engine turned decoration with a scroll border and an initialised cartouche. Made by Taylor & Perry

Newstead Abbey, in Nottinghamshire, England, was formerly an Augustinian priory. Converted to a domestic home following the Dissolution of the Monasteries, it is now best known as the ancestral home of Lord Byron. Visit the Newstead Abbey website.

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