Gilt 800 silver and enamel cigarette case. Made by Antonio Fallaci in Florence, ca. 1965. Rectangular with hinged cover. Engraved scrolls and flowers on underside. Engraved linear ornament on sides. On cover are a seated man and woman examining a bird cage under the gaze of a shepherdess. The scene is bordered by engraved flowers and scrolls with turquoise enamel frames. Interior also gilt. Sweet and old fashioned. Hallmarked. Excellent condition with rich and mellowed gilding.
Dimensions: H 4 x W 5 in. BL287