London, South Kensington
14 March 2000
A gold vesta case
of shaped rectangular form, one side applied with two pennants, engraved with a date, all within a raised shell and scrollwork border, the reverse engraved with initials within a similar border, probably American, circa 1900 -- 6.5cms; a gun-metal example with turquoise set thumbpiece; a silver oval example, the front stamped in relief with hunting dogs, a figure with gun in the background, American, late nineteenth century -- 6.3cms; two plated brass examples, one in the form of a water jug; and a plain silver example, French
See front cover illustration for part lot (6)
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