London, South Kensington
4 December 2001
A combination silver and niello vesta case and cutter
AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN, LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY
rectangular, double-lidded, nielloed overall with a chequerboard effect, the main lid with circular gilt cartouche engraved with initials
and a further silver and niello vesta case, decorated with a chequerboard effect, the front with vacant gilt cartouche, Austrian, late nineteenth century -- 5.2cms.
See Plate 8 for part lot (2)
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