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Asprey of London Victorian Leather & Silver Fitted Travel Case

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W-38 D-29 H-23 (cm)

Item Reference:

89241-610-1Tip! This item's Ref-Code breaks down thus...
Item Ref Code: 89241-610-1
Item No. 89241 - Dealer No. 610 - Building No. 1


An Original Authentic Fine Quality Victorian Leather Travel Bag or Vanity Case with Carrying Handle by ASPREY of New Bond Street, London. Fully marked. A beautiful leather case in a deep burgundy colour with Watered Silk Lining and compartments for such as an Inkwell, a Match Holder, a Pin Cushion, a Card Case, a Folding Mirror, a Stationary Folder and SEVEN Silver Topped Glass Bottles by Thomas Wheeler, London 1887. There is some age wear, some missing compartments and one side needs re-stitching, but in good, original, unrestored condition. Initialled M.K.G. A Suberb Antique Piece of Aspreys.

In 1781, Founded as a silk printing business by William Asprey, it soon became a luxury emporium. In 1841, William Asprey's elder son Charles went into partnership with a stationer located on London's Bond Street. In 1847, the family broke with this partner and moved into no. 167 New Bond Street. Asprey today holds a Royal warrant as silversmiths and Goldsmiths under HRH Prince of Wales patronage.


Item Reference
Height: 23 cm
Width: 38 cm
Depth: 29 cm
19th Century
Country of Origin
Good Condition. Some Age Wear. Some Missing Items. One Side needs Re-stitching (see photos).


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