• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5925

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    17 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 289

    EROTICA - A CONTINENTAL SILVER AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE

    SPONSOR'S MARK OF M & C, ENGLISH IMPORT MARKS FOR BIRMINGHAM, 1910

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    EROTICA - A CONTINENTAL SILVER AND ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASE
    SPONSOR'S MARK OF M & C, ENGLISH IMPORT MARKS FOR BIRMINGHAM, 1910
    With concealed inner cover depicting two young ladies playing billiards, one nude, taking a difficult shot, her scantily-clad partner looking on, a row of billiard cues stacked on a rack behind, gilt interiors
    3¼ in. (8.5 cm.) wide


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