Hamshere Gallery - Specialists in Canine & Sporting Antiques


An ivory miniature of a Yorkshire Terrier in kennel silver frame

Click to see full size: An ivory miniature- An ivory miniature
Click for larger image: Yorkshire terrier , Ivory miniature - Yorkshire terrier , Ivory miniature

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






Dimensions: None


Home | Search Stock | Browse Stock | Dog Breeds| Artists | News | Books | Links | Exhibitions | About Us | Contact

Last Updated: 2:44 PM Fri 13 Jul 2018

Hamshere Gallery, PO Box 3.0123, London SW13 0JW, England
Tel: 020 8287 0123 Fax : 020 8287 0123