Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)
Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)
Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)
Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)
Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)
Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)
Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)
Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)
Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)
Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)
Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)
Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)
Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)

PADGETT & BRAHAM LTD, LONDON (worked c.1920-2006)

Sterling Silver Cigarette Box - Vintage (1965)

1965 London, England

Offered by AC Silver

£1,095 gbp
Request Information Call Dealer
Listing Information
Views
163
Enquiries
1
Favourites
0
This exceptional vintage Elizabeth II sterling silver cigar / cigarette box has a plain rectangular form.

The surface of this vintage silver cigar box is plain and unembellished.

Either end of the box is fitted with an impressive hallmarked sterling silver, hinged handle with an incurved handpiece.

This example of vintage silverware is fitted with a hallmarked hinged solid silver cover ornamented with the contemporary engraved inscription 'Colonel H. H. Ayroyd. O.B.E., M.C., T.D., J.P., Chairman 1945-1970'.

The ornamentation to the cover incorporates a logo depicting a lion passant above the initials 'NABC', all encompassed with 'Yorkshire Association Boys Clubs'; it can be determined that this pertains to the earlier variation of the present day 'National Association of Boys and Girls Clubs'.

The interior of the cover retains the original gilding.

The body of this exceptional box is fitted with the original cedar wood lining and adjustable dividers; this box can be refitted with a bespoke velvet trinket/jewellery box fitment upon request.

This sterling silver box has a weighted base and retains the original covering to the underside.

By virtue of its size this versatile box could be used for a multitude of functions.

NOTE: The majority of such boxes have a wood lining to the cover; it is a sign of quality when boxes have an unlined, solid silver covers.

Dimensions

Length 19.3cm/7.6"

Width 9cm/3.5"

Height 5.6cm/2.2"

Weight

Not measurable as weighted base


View video (simply copy and paste the below URL into your browser)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ns4tnMvw-zo


WORLDWIDE POSTAGE/SHIPPING
FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries.
Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received.
INSURANCE IN TRANSIT
Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.
All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
This vintage silver cigar box is a superior gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The box has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the box have wear in keeping with age and location, but remain legible.

The part hallmarks to the interior of the cover are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of vintage silverware.
Date: 1965

Origin: London, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A9255 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 2.20 inch (5.59 cm)
Width 3.50 inch (8.89 cm)
Stock Code
A9255
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Elizabeth II English sterling silver cigar box made by Padgett & Braham Ltd; an addition to the ornamental silverware collection.
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the box have wear in keeping with age and location, but remain legible.
AC Silver

AC Silver
35B St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Tyne & Wear
NE2 2SU

Contact Details
+44 (0)191 240 2645
-
+44 (0)7836 286218
-
Email Dealer More Contact Details
Opening Hours
Contacts
View Dealer Location
Member Since 2013
Members of
View Full Details