Early 20th Century
|Estimate:||£150 - £250|
Applied with a red enamelled crown above a marcasite set letter 'W', with a wooden backing and strut support, framed with a black and white studio photograph of Wilhelm II, signed E.Bieber 1910.
Overall size of frame: 29.5cm x 21.5cm
Size of photograph: 21.5cm x 13.5cm
Weight of silver frame alone 485 grams
Heavily tarnished, one section of red enamel missing from the crown, strut back support requires repairing to the wooden back, photograph in good condition, see photo of hallmarks.
Provenance: Hylda and Lewis Gilbert, Sheldrake Place, London.
Lewis Gilbert (d.2018), the celebrated film director, producer and screenwriter, best known for his 007 James Bond movies and Alfie.