Victorian Neoclassical Silver Plated Figural Casket. Of rectangular form and raised on four swan feet. The casket richly detailed with repousse mythological scenes.
Marked to the underside for Elkington & Co. circa 1865.
In excellent condition with warm copper bleed to the raised detail. Free of dents and splits. The cover does not close fully flush as a very small gap is left (this is shown best in the fourth photo). Light surface wear commensurate with age.
This item can be replated if the purchaser desires.
Approximate weight is 1.78 kilos.
Approximate dimensions are 30 cm length, 13.5 cm width and 9.5 cm height.