Rare Sampson Mordan Silver Hat Pin Stand. This unusual piece from the great silversmiths is in the form of a walking stick stand. Hallmarked for Chester 1911. Sampson Mordan (1790 – 9 April 1843) was a British silversmith and a co-inventor of the first patented mechanical pencil. The piece is in good condition with only age related signs of wear. 1911, Silver, British.
Height – 11cm
Width – 5cm
Depth – 5cm
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