Art Deco Silver Cigar Boxes, 1930s
Reference: 6895, 6903
(Shown in foreground) a silver cigar box of pure French Art Deco styling, with sides and lid in a refined, hammered or martelé finish, with curved sides. The lid, with cylindrical hardwood thumbpiece, is supported by gilded linear strap details and lifts to reveal a cedar lined interior with three compartments and a gilded inner lid. Each of the four bracket feet are lifted by a similar linear gilded motif. The box has French silver and maker’s marks stamped to the underside.
Length: 10 inches (25 cm)
Price Code: ££££
(Shown at the back) an extremely decorative 1930s rectangular silver cigar box with lobed sides and a gently domed lid, which lifts to reveal a plain wood lined interior making it adaptable for a variety of purposes. The box is raised on four bracket feet, each with conforming scalloped pattern, and bears maker’s and silver marks to the underside.
Length: 8½ inches (22 cm)
Price Code: £££
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