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    Sale 8810


    28 June 2000, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 382

    A Stobwasser lacquered papier-mâche cigar case, 19th century

    Price Realised  

    A Stobwasser lacquered papier-mâche cigar case, 19th century
    of oval section, the front painted with a woman in a white dress and veil, holding flowers, underside of cover marked Stobwassers, Fabrik Braunschweig, to the base in green Nature's Favourite -- 5in. (12.5cm.) wide; three tortoiseshell card cases, one with a silver inlaid cartouche inscribed C I Hillard, another with floral inlay; a tortoiseshell case with fitted ivory interior -- 3¾in. (9.5cm.) wide; two wood inlaid cases; a lacquered card case with mother-of-pearl and gilt floral sprigs; a white metal pierced case; and a papier-mâche spectacle case with painted scene, mostly 19th century (11)

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