A Victorian Silver-Gilt Freedom Casket.

A Victorian Silver-Gilt Freedom Casket.


Lot 177 – A Late Victorian Silver Gilt Silver Smith’s Freedom Casket, inscribed verso ” Presented to John Aynsley, Esq., JP, Mayor 1886 – 1890, with the freedom of the Borough of Longton, 3rd October, 1899″. Possibly retailed by  W.H. Ashton of Longton, maker ” S. Blanckensee and Son, Ltd”, Birmingham 1899, on velvet and ebony base, 36cm wide.

Auction Information:

Wednesday 17th June 2020.


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Silver & Silver Plate and Wednesday 17th June 2020

Price & Lot Information

Lot Number 177
Guide Price £2,500 -£ 3,500 (Plus Buyer's Premium of 18%, Including V.A.T.).
Hammer Price £2,500.
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