Lot 2086

Sold for £340

Lot details

A mid-Victorian silver cigar case, having vacant cartouche within a surround of all-over leaf and flower engraved decoration, the hinged cover with concealed vesta, the base with strike, the whole with gilt-washed interior, 4.1oz, maker Frederick Marson, Birmingham 1865, h.13cm

Condition report

All hinges good.

Thumbpiece catch good.

Some modest handling wear.

No dents apparent.

Very close inspection shows evidence that vacant cartouche was previously engraved.

Otherwise no apparent faults.

Condition reports must be considered as a matter of opinion and not fact.


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