A Chinese Export Silver Cigarette Box - plain box with textured surface. This elegant cigarette box is simple in its design with an engraved monogram on an oval cartouche. It is in very good condition with heavy gauge silver and quality-made finish. The box has an interior wood lining and it is also in good conditon. The maker's mark is found in two places at the bottom of the box.
Condition: Good condition (see photos above) for its age, no damages or repairs.
Age: late 19th C to early 20th C
Signed by Tuck Chang, and there is also a chinese character mark. Tuck Chang was located in Shanghai and his mark is known to exist in various forms including Tuck Chang with a shop mark.
SIZE: approx 4.5 inch (W) x 3.25 inch (D) x 1.75 inch (H) (11.5 cm x 8.3 cm x 4.5 cm)
WEIGHT: 344 g (12.2 oz)