Fine SILVER Cheroot Case, India 19C
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All Items: Archives: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Pre 1900: item # 186506
Please refer to our stock # 2927 when inquiring.
Hawkes, Asian Art
+44 (0) 1984 633813
A GOOD SILVER CHEROOT CASE, INDIA, 19TH CENTURY.
High grade silver with very nice handwork. The lid has a crosshatched strip for striking vestas on the top.
3.7/16” x 2.3/8” x 5/8”. Fine condition. In the last photograph you can see light coming through the cover, this is where the maker has been too enthusiastic and the material has cracked, you cannot see this from the outside. Weighs about 190 grams.