Victorian Castle Top Card Case Abbotsford
An early Victorian sterling silver castle top card case by Edward Smith, hallmarked Birmingham 1849. Rectangular with scrolling edge, beautifully chased and embossed with scrolling foliage, the centre embossed in high relief with a scene of Abbotsford House. 3 7⁄8" (10cm) x 2.75" (7cm).
Abbotsford House is a historic country house in Scotland, on the south bank of the River Tweed. It was formerly the residence of historical novelist and poet Sir Walter Scott.Sold