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Silver Overlaid Copper Cigarette Box from Egypt, circa 1900-1950

Silver Overlaid Copper Cigarette Box from Egypt, circa 1900-1950


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Middle Eastern: Metalwork: Pre 1950: Item # 1298574

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Intandane Ltd t/a 69A
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Liverpool, L1 2SJ, United Kingdom
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 £125.00 
A heavy hammered copper box with domed top, fitted wood interior and applied (overlaid and inlaid) silver decoration. We understand that the Arabic inscription is descriptive of the box's function (for holding cigarettes). This item was made in Egypt during the first half of the 20th Century. For additional pictures please view #1131 in our Liverpool shop website at 69aliverpool.co.uk Cup Condition: very good. 14cm (5.5 inches) long; 8.5cm (3.3 inches) wide; 4cm (1.5 inches) high. Weight: 502 grams (17.7 ounces)