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An ivory miniature of a Yorkshire Terrier in kennel silver frame

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An ivory miniature of a Yorkshire Terrier in kennel silver frame

An ivory miniature of a standing Yorkshire Terrier mounted in a silver frame in the design of a kennel. The kennel design being patented, and the bottom right of the frame bears the registration mark "Rd.329067" The design was registered by the silversmiths James Samuel Bell & Louis Willmott of Bell & Willmott, suppliers to Bond Street retailers, and whose frames are in the The Royal Collection of the Queen. The reverse bearing the retailers name "Dobsons & Sons 32 Piccadilly. W.", and twice assayed London, and dated, 1918. The Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Dobsons & Sons specialised in sporting jewellery and took commissions and were famed for their reputation "likeness guaranteed".



 
 

Medium Group: Minatures

Year: 1918

 
 

Breed: Yorkshire Terrier

Artist: Unknown, Other

 
 

 

 

 
 

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Dimensions: None

 
       
   
       
 




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