Unusual Antique Victorian Solid Sterling Silver Cigarette Cigar Case Box. English Hallmarked. VIRTUTE ET OPERA

$430.52

An unusual late Victorian 1901 sterling silver cigarette case - with raised/reinforced top and bottom walls.

The hinges are spring loaded. The lids pop open automatically when the thumbpiece is pressed. Strong tension in the hinges.

The top embellished with a lion crest, monogram and the motto 'VIRTUTE ET OPERA'

Original gilding to the interior. Fully hallmarked. Newly fitted straps.

It is a heavy case for its size, weighing 105g.

HALLMARKS: London, SILVER fineness 925. MAKER William Frederick Wright
DATE: 1901
DIMENSION: 8.5cm x 6.3cm (3 1/8" x 2 1/2"). Thickness: 1.8cm (3/4") approx.
WEIGHT: 105g
CONDITION: Good condition with some dents. No splits. No repairs. Hinges and clasp fully working.

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