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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 256

    AN ART DECO SILVER CIGAR BOX INCORPORATING DETACHABLE CUTTER AND SPIRIT LIGHTER

    MARK OF WALKER & HALL, LONDON, 1930

    Price Realised  

    AN ART DECO SILVER CIGAR BOX INCORPORATING DETACHABLE CUTTER AND SPIRIT LIGHTER
    MARK OF WALKER & HALL, LONDON, 1930
    Rectangular with sloping sides on four bun feet, the handles with artichoke finials, the twin cedar-lined compartments each with hinged cover flanking the central cigar cutter and spirit lighter, the latter with two detachable silver 'matches'
    5½ in. (14 cm.) high; 14 3/8 in. (36.8 cm.) wide; 8 in. (20.3 cm.) deep
    gross weight 67 oz. (2077 gr.)


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