A fine Omar Ramsden silver mother of pearl box

Price range:  £1,000-5,000

For sale  is this Omar Ramsden silver mother of pearl box.  Dated London 1935.  Even by the high standards of Omar Ramsden this is of exceptional quality.  The box is decorated with architectural columns supporting a rim of silver thorns.  Exemplifying the quality of the box, the interior silver rim is beautifully chased and aligned silver screws hold the rim in place. The base is sold silver. The box is wood lined.  It is an exceptional  gauge of silver and very tactile “in the hand.”

Condition is excellent and original.

Maker: Omar Ramsden

Designer: Omar Ramsden

Date : 1935

Marks: OR, London date letter “u”. Inscribed “Omar Ramsden me fecit”

Material: Sterling silver, mother of pearl

Condition: Excellent

Size: 11.75 cm long, 7.0 cm wide 4.0 cm high.

Weight : 414 grams, 14.6 oz (not silver weight)

SKU: A905/6 Category: