Wallet style sterling silver spectacle case

Catalogue Number: 2609
Wallet style sterling silver spectacle case
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Spectacle case
Corporation: White and Reynolds
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1905
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Chester, England
Publisher/Manufacturer: White and Reynolds
Description Of Item: Elongated wallet style sterling silver spectacle case, 162 x 40 mm, decorated front and back with art nouveau floral engraving, lined with blue velvet, with a press clip on the right side Cartouche on front has no markings.
Historical Significance: Frank Reynolds and William Alfred White traded as White and Reynolds, Birmingham. The hallmark was registered at the Chester assay office in August 1899.
How Acquired: Donated by Michael Aitken, honorary archivist
Date Acquired: May 2015
Condition: Light dints, otherwise good.

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