This is a fine antique English Victorian silver plated and cut glass butter dish, with the maker's mark of the renowned silversmith and retailer, Elkington & Co and a date stamp for 1890.
The two door lift up lid is engraved with floral and butterfly decoration and features a further butterfly shaped handle which opens to reveal a hand cut glass liner held in place by a sled shaped base.
It has a removable pierced inner liner so that you can place ice below it to keep the butter cool.
Add a touch of class to your next dining experience.
In excellent condition with clear makers marks and no dings, dents or signs of repair. Please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 8 x Width 18 x Depth 11
Dimensions in inches:
Height 3 inches x Width 7 inches x Depth 4 inches
Our reference: 09624