Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian
Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian
Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian
Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian
Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian
Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian
Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian
Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian
Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian
Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian
Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian
Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian
Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian

HENRY MATTHEWS, BIRMINGHAM (worked c.1893-1916)

Antique Sterling Silver Cigarette/Cigar Box - Edwardian

1902 Birmingham, England

Offered by AC Silver

£1,695 gbp
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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'.

Dimensions
Length 22.3cm/8.8"
Width 12.1cm/4.8"
Height 7cm/2.8"

Weight
Not measurable as weighted base


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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.
Date: 1902

Origin: Birmingham, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A6504 when enquiring about the piece.
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Stock Code
A6504
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Edwardian English sterling silver cigarette/cigar box - boxed; an addition to the ornamental silverware collection
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