A Silver Gilt Travelling Communion Set

Item Lot Number: 50

A Silver Gilt Travelling Communion Set, John Hardman & Co, Birmingham 1861, of navette shape with pull off cover, engraved with stylised folaite and fruiting vine designs, inscribed in Gothic script to the rim Adoremus in Aeternum Sanctissimum Sacramentum, the interior containing a miniature cup and cover with fitting to attach to the exterior of the box, 10.5cm long, 5ozt

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £420
Condition Report:
Typical minor wear and scratching, particularly to ends of the box and cross, marks clear. Box full marked. Box cover with lion passant and date marks only. Cup with lion passant only. Cup cover with duty mark only.