George V sterling silver cigarette case with enameled steeplechase race. Made by John Thompson & Son in Birmingham in 1928. Rectangular with curved corners. On cover is race scene: two jockeys lead their horses over the water jump. On case back is engraved wave and linear ornament. Interior is gilt. Excellent condition with strong colors and good patina.
Dimensions: H 3 x W 3 ½ inches. Weight: 1.9 troy ounces. BH650