Victorian brass photograph frame
A top quality brass Victorian photograph frame.
The oval aperture is contained within a red velvet surround which is set into a beautiful brass frame.
The brass frame is decorated all round with a vine, leaves and grapes.
The edge of the frame has a rope edge decoration.
At the base is a family motto Nec Temere Nec Timide translates as Neither rashly nor timidly.
A number of families have this motto including Baron Bradford (Bridgeman)
Oval aperture measures 13 cm x 8.5 cm
Pins around the edge of frame allow the photograph to be removed.
W: 17cm (6.7")H: 22cm (8.7")
19th Century, Victorian (1837 to 1901)