Splendid George V Hallmarked Solid Sterling Silver Cigarette/ Cigar Box Made By S Blanckensee & Son Ltd. Description - Good quality good size 1920s Art Deco solid silver cigarette/ cigar box of rectangular form with hinged lid and thumb piece. The lid embellished with engine turned decoration to include greek key pattern.Interior has fine cedar wood lining plus an adjustable wood divider. Fully hallmarked with anchor for Birmingham assay the lion passant indicating 925 grade solid sterling silver, date letter "B" for the year 1926 and the makers mark S. B & S which is S Blanckensee & Son Ltd.
Condition - In very good condition there are minor dints to the sides ad corners and rubbing to hallmarks, no nasty dents or dings. Engraved decoration is crisp and clear.
Hinge is in perfect working order with no looseness and closes the lid securely. Interior wood lining in excellent condition.Images are part of both the description and condition report. Dimensions & Weight - 16.3cm long x 8.6cm wide x 7.2cm high. The total gross weight is 491 grams. Please have a browse in my shop. The item "VINTAGE ART DECO SOLID SILVER STERLING CIGAR BOX, CIGARETTE BOX BIRMINGHAM 1926" is in sale since Monday, February 3, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes". The seller is "af_silverandvirtue" and is located in Market Harborough. This item can be shipped worldwide.