Pullman Gallery

Hunting horn salt & pepper pots and lighter

Price Code: SOLD

Reference: 2758

Walker & Hall, Sheffield

A pair of Sterling silver salt and pepper pots in the form of hunting horns. Bearing hallmarks for Sheffield 1934, the pots are complete with a green calfskin presentation case. Height of each: 6 inches (15 cm).

Price Code: ££

A ‘Hunting Horn’ lighter by Alfred Dunhill, originally designed and entered into their catalogue in 1932, the lighter had a patented semi-automatic mechanism, which lit by inverting. Two more incarnations of this model were created in 1939 and 1945, but this, the 1st series, is the most sought after by collectors. Height: 9 inches (23 cm).

Price Code: SOLD

Illustrated on page 294 of ‘The Dunhill Petrol Lighter – A ‘Unique’ Story’ by Blei and Bottoni, London 2004, the definitive reference work on the Dunhill lighter, in which it is described as ‘Difficult to Find’.

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