Fine Antique Silver & Objects of Vertu

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No. P160
Victorian Silver Parcel-gilt Posy Holder

Made by William Neale
London 1866
Height 4.25" (10.7cm); Weight 1 troy oz (32g)
Price 1,175.00

Condition Report
Often referred to in North America as a Tussie Mussie
Beautiful hand engraved floral detailing
Rarely are these fully hallmarked, but this one is
The silver pin to hold the posy firm is missing
The base of the vase has been very 'chewed' but will still hold water
Often the legs of posy holders can be clamped closed, but this one has been made with loose legs
Original gilding and good hallmarks
Without repair












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