Lot 825 (The Silver Auction, 30th January 2020)
Sold for £130
Each generally good to fair.
Light to medium tarnish and surface wear.
Hinge works on each, but spring mechanism only working on golfing case.
Smallest with a slight dent, though rest generally ok.
VICTORIAN SILVER CIGARETTE CASE,
maker Deakin & Francis, Birmingham 1896, the hinged cover with applied blue enamel shield decorated with a pair of crossed golf clubs, 8.5cm wide, along with three other silver cigarette cases, 306g gross
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