Antique Sri Lankan Hand Made Silver Dish with Repousse Elephant c1900 (Code 2251)
An late 19th / early 20th century hand made silver dish from Sri Lanka. It is of saucer shape and would have been intended as a small offering dish, pin dish or similar. It is repousse worked with an elephant set in a decorative chased border. There are no makers marks which is usual for this period, it tests as high grade silver and is probably Sterling grade. A very sweet item.
Minor wear, artisan made so has hand worked charm rather than factory perfect finish.
Diameter: 10.3 cm ( 4 inch )
Depth: 8.6 mm ( 5/16 inch )
Weight: 52 grams (before packing)
Stock Code: 2251 AG20-4
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