This very attractive antique sterling silver pounce pot was hallmarked in London 1849 with makers initial of SH (possibly Solomon Hougham). It is in very good condition and beautifully decorated. The interior retains its rich gilding and the pierced lid fits perfectly. The body is divided into narrow panels all of which are intricately decorated as is the raised circular base. The pounce pot is made with a good gauge of silver and has a very solid feel.
Please note that any marks shown in the photographs are merely reflections. A lovely silver pounce pot from the early Victorian period. 8.5 cms Weight 78 gms.The item "Victorian Antique English Sterling Silver Pounce Pot London 1849" is in sale since Friday, December 30, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "wentworthsilver" and is located in Rugby. This item can be shipped worldwide.