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American Fly Fishing Enamel Sterling Cigarette Case

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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Sterling: Pre 1920: Item # 1122964

Please refer to our stock # BG649 when inquiring.

This Circa 1920 cigarette case is unusually decorated with six enamel fish flies. Each fish fly is labeled differently underneath. One says “Royal Coachman”, another says ”Montreal”, a third says “Black Gnat”, a fourth says “Queen of Waters”, the fifth says “Yellow May”, and the last one says “March Brown”. The hinged cover opens to a gilded interior. The case measures 4 3/8 inches long by 3 inches wide and has a substantial weight of 4 ½ troy ounces. Marked with The Thomas Co. Hallmark. It is in very good condition.