• Centuries of Style: Silver, Eu auction at Christies

    Sale 7800

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    17 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 383

    A GEORGE V SILVER MECHANICAL CIGARETTE-BOX

    LONDON, 1928, MAKER'S MARK DBH, RETAILED BY DUNHILL

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    A GEORGE V SILVER MECHANICAL CIGARETTE-BOX
    LONDON, 1928, MAKER'S MARK DBH, RETAILED BY DUNHILL
    Oblong with engine turned sides, the ends each with a lion handle which turns to open the cover and sides, each wood lined, marked on sides and on cover, further stamped 'DUNHILL LONDON, PATENTED 290147'
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) wide


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