Vintage George VI Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case
Vintage George VI Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case

JOHN WILLIAM BARRETT, BIRMINGHAM (founded c.1890)

Vintage George VI Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case

1948 Birmingham, England

Offered by AC Silver

£895 gbp
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This fine vintage sterling silver cigarette case has a plain rectangular form with subtly bevelled sides.

The anterior and posterior covers are embellished with engine turned decoration accented to the top left corner with an impressive enamel design depicting a triangular pennant style flag illustrated with St George's Cross charged with a blue coronet.

The sides of each cover of this antique cigarette case are encompassed with further engine turned decoration.

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

This fine example of vintage silverware retains the original gilt interior and is fitted with the original retaining strap.

Dimensions
Length 9.2cm/3.6"
Width 8.5cm/3.3"
Height 1cm/0.4"

Weight
4.9 troy ounces/152g



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This vintage case is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.

The enamel is in perfect condition.

The engine turned decoration has some minor surface wear in keeping with age and use.

There is some discolouration to the interior as often the case, in keeping with age.

Full hallmarks struck to interior of the front cover, and part hallmarks to the interior of the back cover are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this impressive example of vintage silverware.
Date: 1949

Origin: Birmingham, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A7824 when enquiring about the piece.
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Stock Code
A7824
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive vintage George VI English sterling silver and enamel cigarette case; an addition to our collectable silverware collection
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