Lot 0210

Objects of Vertu

Of Ornithological Interest: A Victorian silver mounted hand painted porcelain ‘blackbird’s egg’ perfume bottle, by Sampson Mordan, the ovoid ‘egg’ with dark speckled decoration, painted in puce with registered design number ‘20772’ to the base, with silver screw off cover, hallmarked for London, 1885 and bearing maker’s mark... more