A unique Victorian electroplated Staniforth's Patent biscuit...





A unique Victorian electroplated Staniforth's Patent biscuit box, the folding sides with foliate engraved decoration and pierced inner linings, on cast crabstock frame: with engraved inscription: 'From Messrs Fenton Brs to Mr W. Staniforth as a Memento of the Success of his Design for this Biscuit Casket.  Xmas 1877'; lot includes a photograph of William Staniforth, his Bound Apprentice Indenture (1855), an original page of Fenton Brothers letter-head (1890s) and some later related ephemera.  Provenance: by descent from William Staniforth to the vendor

Auction Date: 13th Jun 2023 at 9:30am

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