• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 327

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE

    STAMPED '900' ONLY, PROBABLY GERMAN, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    A CONTINENTAL SILVER AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE
    STAMPED '900' ONLY, PROBABLY GERMAN, CIRCA 1900
    The cover enamelled with an odalisque gazing into the distance over her left shoulder, holding a white chiffon wrap in her outstretched arms and wearing a pearl necklace, a brick-red arabesque-decorated fabric wrapped around her hips and a tiara in her dark flowing hair, with the sky at dusk behind, gilt interior
    3 5/8 in. (9.3 cm.) high


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