This is a large antique early 20th-century (1902) Edwardian solid sterling silver tobacco. Made by the quality maker Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd. The interior with gold wash (parcel gilt). Both parts are fully hallmarked.
Squeeze action fully working with strong flipping motion. Free from inscriptions or monogram. HALLMARKS : London, SILVER fineness 925, MAKER Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd.DIMENSION : 8.5cm x 7cm (3 3/8" x 2 3/4"). Thickness 2.5cm (1) approx.
WEIGHT : 93.5g / 3 troy oz. CONDITION : Good condition, some dents mainly on the base, no dents to the lid.The lid snaps strongly when being closed. The hinge is strong, free from movements. We only sell genuine vintage and antiques. Antique 1902 Sterling SILVER English Tobacco Vesta Squeeze Box/Case" is in sale since Thursday, April 18, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Cigarette/Vesta Cases". The seller is "regencysilver" and is located in london, London. This item can be shipped worldwide.