This is a gorgeous and rare antique sterling silver enamel card case made by E. J. Trevitt & Sons depicting beautiful "butterfly dancers" after the artwork of the German sculptor Johann Philipp Ferdinand Preiss (1882 – 1943).
E.J. Trevitt & Sons or T & S are registered in 1900 in the cities of Chester and Birmingham in England. They lasted until 1935. All of their work were of very high quality detailed on box, card case, cigarette case, comb, match book holder, napkin ring, sovereign case, vanity jar top, and vesta.
This cigarette case is in perfect condition with some hairline marks visible throughout.
It measures 84 mm x 69 mm x 10 mm and weighs 104 grams.
This magnificent sterling silver ladies compact continental enamel case is indeed a true illustration of a fine craftsmanship and an absolute treasure for a passionate collector.