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Antique Sterling Silver Repousse Match Box By William Comyns & Son London

Antique Sterling Silver Repousse Match Box By William Comyns & Son London


1 ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER REPOUSSE MATCH BOX BY WILLIAM COMYNS & SON

(Please Quote Ref number 8000025172)
Buy Now £395 Free UK Mainland Delivery

  • 1 Antique Sterling Silver Repousse Match Box By William Comyns & Son Decorated by the world renowned famous William Comyns Relief Face and Birds Repousse decorations.  
  • Sterling Hallmarks on The Back With W.C Circa 1885.
  • William Comyns were the best silversmith firm in London at that time.
  • This prestigious firm of manufacturing silversmiths was originally established by William Comyns in circa 1859.
  • When he purchased the business of Robert Tagg, an outworker of Rundell, Bridge & Co. William Comyns, silversmith. subsequently moved to 1 Percy Mews, Rathbone Place, then to 16 Silver Street, Golden Square, Soho, and to Beak Street, Regent Street.
  • Additional premised were taken from circa 1903 at 54 Marshall Street, Soho.
  • The firm became William Comyns & Son in circa 1885 when sons Charles and Richard were admitted to the partnership.  
  • William Comyns died in January 1916.
  • It is now one of the few surviving manufacturing silversmiths in London, with premises at Tower Street, London.
  • Beautifully handmade.
  • Solid Silver encasing a cardboard matchbox inside that pushes out.
  • Offered in fine old used condition. 
  • Having various dents,scratches on the back & various wear to the sides of the inner cardboard matchbox commensurate with usage & age.
  • The front is in fine overall condition.
  • We enclose a picture of a sterling hallmark chart proving the maker.
  • International shipping is available please ask for a quote.
  • Viewings are welcome by appointment only for customer support please send a message thankyou.  
  • Cash upon collection is welcome.

Dimensions in Inches & Centimetres Approx

1" High (2.5cm)
2" Width (5cm)
3" Length (7.5cm)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

395 GBP