A sterling silver pepper castor by Charles Wilkes, Birmingham, 1893.
Charles Wilkes first registered as a silver maker in 1893, making this pepper castor one of the first pieces produced under the name.
The hallmarks remain clearly visible. The castor boasts its original lid with associated hallmarks.
The castor has some minor denting to the lower portion, but otherwise remains in a good condition.
Weight: 23 grams