Antique Sterling Silver Hair Brush Comb Mirror Case Victorian Dressing Table SET for sale
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CASED ANTIQUE STERLING DRESSING TABLE SETEarly 20th century (1902) sterling silver dressing table set, in original case, comprises:Two hair brushes, 25cm long.Two clothes brushes, 16cm long.One hand mirror, 27cm long.Plus gents comb, 18cm long.Made by the renowned maker Walker & Hall.All with matched hallmarked except the gents comb which is not W&H.No engraved or personal inscriptions on all of the items.A beautiful, very ornate antique set. HALLMARKS: Sheffield, STERLING fineness 92.5% MAKER Walker & HallDATE: 1902DIMENSION: Case: 40xm 21cm. Height: 11cm (approx.)WEIGHT: 2832g (combined)CONDITION: Repair to the stem of the hand mirror. Mirror is excellent. Silver rubbed through at many high points. The gent's comb damaged. Wear and knocks to the case. The set is very heavy.PEACE OF MIND GUARANTEE: We only sell genuine antiques. We always combine multiple purchases to reduce shipping cost additional item bought, postage only £1. And we provide no-hassle full refund if you are not happy with the item. CUSTOMER SERVICE EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.orgAntique Silver Buying Tips & Avoiding Fakes and Forgeries: Hidden repairs of splits or cracks Look for any swelling, variation in silver colour, and tiny bubbles/pitting. These are always signs of repair. Cast Fakes Poor craftsmanship, blurry hallmarks, lack of definition of pattern, lack of warm patina may be an indication of reproduction by modern casting. Cast sets of single item Carefully check the spacing, alignment and orientation of the hallmarks of the set by placing the marks side by side, compare also any scratch marks, if they are exactly the same size, position and depth, they are reproduction cast from the same piece. Alterations, Change of Use e.g. Period and pattern should match; Mote spoons converted from teaspoons; Insertion of old marks on modern piece; complete set of an impossible-to-assemble rare patterns, are all pitfalls to watch out for.Our Guarantees: All our antiques are carefully vetted and we only sell genuine pieces. We provide accurate description of the item. Secure, fast and competitive low postage. All our international mail via fast Airmail and delivery usually within weeks. Full refund given.
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