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Antique Miniature The Book of Common Prayer with Solid Silver Slipcase 1892.
This stunning Victorian miniature copy of "The Book of Common Prayer" is complete with it's original silver slipcase which dates from 1892.
The exquisite narrow solid silver slipcase is of a hammered arts and crafts design and holds the original red morocco leather covered prayer book which has gold gilt lettering and all page edges gold gilt. A magnificent rare piece of Victorian silver. The silver cover is fully hallmarked for London 1892 and has a swing handle link probably for attaching to a chatelaine.
Material: Solid Silver case. Leather covered prayer book.
Country of Origin: UK.
Hallmark: London. Date for 1892.
Size of silver case: approx 9 cms long, 3 cms wide and 1 cm deep.
Weight of silver: 31 grams
Book Publisher: Oxford. The University Press.
Condition: In very good used antique condition. Silver Case has a few very small dings and some tarnishing. Prayer book is in good condition with the cover being secure but having some wear. Some pages with creased bottom corners. Please see pictures.
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