Welcome to Antiques & Moore! This listing is for a lovely antique English Sterling Silver Cigarette Case with beautiful engraved design, c. The silver body has an intricate all-over engraved scroll design with unusual center cartouche on smooth finish with engraved monogram "B" on center on front. Slight concave design in the body.
When opened, the interior reveals a shiny finish on the inner walls. Missing original "bands" which held the cigarettes in place.
Marked on interior with English hallmarks for "Sterling, Birmingham" with date letter "r" for 1916 and makers mark "S&B" for Synyer & Beddoes. The hinge is tight and the case opens and closes correctly. The entire case is in good condition although there are signs that this case has been used with a minor dents and scratches on each side (see photos).
Measures 3 1/8" long and 2 3/8" wide. We at Antiques & Moore have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible.We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "BEAUTIFUL ENGLISH STERLING SILVER ART DECO PERIOD CIGARETTE CASE" is in sale since Saturday, November 8, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Cigarette & Vesta Cases". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina.
This item can be shipped worldwide.