• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 342

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE

    PROBABLY GERMAN, BEARING INCUSE SPONSOR'S (OR MAKER'S) MARK OF HL AND ENGLISH IMPORT MARKS FOR BIRMINGHAM, 1902

    Price Realised  

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE
    PROBABLY GERMAN, BEARING INCUSE SPONSOR'S (OR MAKER'S) MARK OF HL AND ENGLISH IMPORT MARKS FOR BIRMINGHAM, 1902
    The cover enamelled with a scene of an Art Nouveau maiden wrapped in a flowing, sheer dress, perched on a crescent moon surrounded by wispy clouds and gilded stars in a night sky, gilt interior
    3 3/8 in. (8.7 cm.) high


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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage