Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box
Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box
Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box
Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box
Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box
Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box
Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box
Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box
Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box
Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box
Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box
Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box

WILLIAM COMYNS & SONS LTD (RICHARD COMYNS) (worked from c.1922)

Vintage George VI, Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Cigar/Cigarette Box

1948 London

Offered by AC Silver

£1,495 gbp
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This exceptional vintage George VI sterling silver cigar/cigarette box has a plain rectangular form.

The sides of this impressive vintage cigarette box is embellished with impressive engine turned decoration, accented with panels of vertical tooled decoration.

This example of vintage silverware is fitted with a hallmarked hinged solid silver cover featuring a plain rounded thumbpiece.

The cover is embellished with further engine turned decoration with a continuation of tooled ornamentation from the body, all in the desirable Art Deco style.

The interior of the cover bears the original gilding.

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

This vintage cigar box has a weighted base and retains the original leatherette 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 23cm/9.1"

Width 14cm/5.5"

Height 7.3cm/2.9"

Weight

Not measurable as weighted base


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This vintage cigarette box is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the rim and part hallmarks to the cover are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of vintage silverware.
Maker: William Comyns & Sons Ltd (Richard Comyns)

Origin: London, England

Date: 1948
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A5274 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 7.30 cm (2.87 inches)
Width 5.50 cm (2.17 inches)
Stock Code
A5274
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive vintage George VI English sterling silver cigar/cigarette box in the Art Deco style; an addition to the ornamental silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the rim and part hallmarks to the cover are all very clear.
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