enquiries@acsilver.co.uk +44 (0) 191 240 2645
Trade Associations
 FREE DELIVERY  NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL  FULLY INSURED

Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Antique Edwardian

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Edwardian English sterling silver cigarette/cigar box - boxed; an addition to the ornamental silverware collection

SKU: A6504
SORRY ITEM SOLD

Send me similar items
Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Antique Edwardian Video AC Silver Play Button
AC Silver Youku Video
Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Antique Edwardian
Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Antique Edwardian

Description


This exceptional antique Edwardian sterling silver cigarette box has a plain rectangular form with rounded corners.


The surface of this impressive cigar/cigarette box is plain and unembellished .


The box is fitted with two hinged covers each embellished with the contemporary bright cut engraved elucidating inscription 'Cigars' and 'Cigarettes'.


The interior of each compartment, in addition to the compartmentalised body features a cedar wood lining.


This antique box has a weighted base and retains the original leatherette covering to the underside.


This fine example of Edwardian silverware is fitted to the original hinged leatherette presentation box, with a satin and velvet lined interior, securing with a hinged catch.


The interior of the box bears the retailer's mark 'Goldsmiths & Diamond Merchants, Harris & Co, Cape town, Kimberleye, Johannesburg'.


Learn more about the history of the cigarette case


Date: 1902

Condition


This antique sterling silver cigarette box is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the box are all very clear.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Edwardian silverware.


Dimensions


Length 22.3cm/8.8"

Width 12.1cm/4.8"

Height 7cm/2.8"


Weight


Not measurable as weighted base


 
 
May we also suggest…
Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Antique Edwardian is currently not available, but we thought you might be interested in these related items:
Andrew Campbell started trading in antiques during the 1970s. Initially, Andrew lived in the South of England, travelling the country, searching for items of silver to buy. Andrew sold these items at various London markets and antique fairs. Over time, and through selling at a range of venues, Andrew built up a large and diverse customer base from private buyers to national and international trade customers.
Read More

Chinese Flag
 
Register & Login
Delivery & Returns
Privacy & Security
Cookie Declaration
Frequently Asked Questions
Help & Information
Blog
 

35b St Georges Terrace,
Jesmond,
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE,
NE2 2SU,
United Kingdom
T: +44 (0) 191 240 2645
E: enquiries@acsilver.co.uk
VAT: GB 500 0310 42

Directions
Web site currency conversion