Description:1799 Georgian silver Masonic vinaigrette with gold gilt interior all seeing eye. This George III silver vinaigrette is highly unusual, the front has an eliptical eye with rays emanating from around the shape, the reverse similarly has a point in the centre from which rays are also emanating. The all seeing eye being aprolific symbol of masonry & this piece obviously made for a gents by the simple grill interior. It also has the natural sponge possibly also be original. Measurements: 3.8 cms (1.5 inches) long , 2.5 cms wide & 1.5cms deep.Hallmarks:Birmingham assay offive letter small b & the makers mark for C & B being Cocks & Betteridge. Please see the photos which form part of the description. This is a very nice unusual item. Any advice or comments from collectors will be gratefully received.
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Everything else you need to know. Antiques: Where an item is an antique or vintage please expect the item to have minor marks & scratches commensurate with age, unless stated as perfect.PHOTOGRAPHS: the photos being detailed form a major part of the description what you see is exactly what you get. Time & great care is taken to provide these for your inspection so that the item is seen from all angles & in appropriate cases under an eyeglass. The item "Unique Masonic George III 1799 silver vinaigrette all seeing eye" is in sale since Sunday, January 5, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Vinaigrettes". The seller is "ferrarisamtheman" and is located in Swansea. This item can be shipped worldwide.