Antique German Silver and Erotica Enamel Cigarette Case
Antique German Silver and Erotica Enamel Cigarette Case
Antique German Silver and Erotica Enamel Cigarette Case
Antique German Silver and Erotica Enamel Cigarette Case
Antique German Silver and Erotica Enamel Cigarette Case
Antique German Silver and Erotica Enamel Cigarette Case
Antique German Silver and Erotica Enamel Cigarette Case
Antique German Silver and Erotica Enamel Cigarette Case
Antique German Silver and Erotica Enamel Cigarette Case

OTTO BORTENREUTER (worked from c.1920)

Antique German Silver and Erotica Enamel Cigarette Case

c. 1920 Germany

Offered by AC Silver

£1,595 gbp
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This exceptional antique 800 standard silver German cigarette case has a plain rectangular form with rounded corners.

The anterior cover is embellished with an impressive enamel panel depicting a gentleman with a monical and dressed in formal attire aiding a lady with the removal of her shoes whilst her gown lays discarded on the floor to the background and a small dog sat on a pillow observes to the foreground.

The posterior cover is embellished with impressive engine turned decoration.

The rounded sides of this cigarette case are plain and unembellished.

This case is fitted with a plain rounded thumbpiece and push fit catch, which when released reveals two hinged compartments.

This impressive example of antique silverware retains the original gilt interior.

The hallmarks struck to the interior of this fine case include:

Maker's mark: B (Otto Bortenreuter)

Silver quality/purity mark: 800 (800/1000)

National mark/reichsmark: Crescent moon and crown (Halbmond und Krone)

Antique cigarette cases such as this are highly desirable.

Dimensions

Length 8.7cm/3.4"

Width 6cm/2.4"

Height 1.2cm/0.5"

Weight

3.1 troy ounces/96.4g


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Maker: Otto Bortenreuter

Origin: Dresden, Germany

Date: Circa 1920
Maker: Otto Bortenreuter

Origin: Dresden, Germany

Date: Circa 1920
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A4811 when enquiring about the piece.
Stock Code
A4811
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An exceptional, fine and impressive antique German 800 standard silver and erotica enamel cigarette case; an addition to our diverse range of continental silverware
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The hallmarks struck to the interior of this fine case include: Maker's mark: B (Otto Bortenreuter). Silver quality/purity mark: 800 (800/1000). National mark/reichsmark: Crescent moon and crown (Halbmond und Krone). The German hallmarks to the interior of the case are all very clear.
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