Cigarette case - Folk Art - .800 silver

Description
Cigarette case - Folk Art - .800 silver
France - Early 19th century

19th century heavy antique handmade silver cigarette box

A nice convex model.

Box is Istanbul Maiden's Tower motif very nicely decorated on both sides with a detailed ribbed decoration and the lid is provided with a beautiful engraving.

0.800 silver
It is a large box, the dimensions are 90 x 7.9 cm.

Box is also very heavy and has a weight of 75.00 grams.

Complete with rubber bands (often missing)

Box is in very nice condition with a single minimal user trace.
Equipped with a perfectly working closing mechanism.

Because of its large and beautiful decoration, it is a striking and very decorative object, but can also still be used.

Lot details
Object
Cigarette case
Period
Early 19th century
Material
.800 silver
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
9×0×8 cm
Weight
75 g
Style
Folk Art
Model/ Name
Case
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