High quality metalwork is in excellent antique condition with original silver plating & finish. Decorated to both sides & showing exquisitely hand engraved monograms JG surrounded by foliage. Hinges & clasps mechanisms are in very good vintage condition commensurate with age.
The match safe has the striker to the top of the lid which snaps & closed tightly. Marked I/O to the rim of the cigarette case. Design illustrated in the 1906 catalogue with the Nº193.
The case is in very good condition with a couple of stains to the silk of the lid & normal signs of use, retailer's paper label. MEASUREMENTS: the cigarette case measures full 3 ½ long by 3 1/8 wide & the match safe 1 5/8 by 1 ½ wide, the case with matching Art Nouveau clasp is 8 long, 5 ¼ wide & 1 ¼ thick. Read the description carefully, please and take into account that the pictures complement the description.
The description refers to the general condition considering the material and age of the piece. Please take your time to supersize them and check every detail.Items are exactly as pictured. We provide several pictures, we will provide more upon require. The description refers to the item overall condition.
We do our best to describe it as accurately as possible and always point out obvious damages or imperfections to the best of our ability, however given the age may always be slight imperfections that we consider as acceptable. Several pictures provided, inspect them carefully. Please check out our other interesting items currently listedThanks for looking! Listing and template services provided by inkFrog Open.
The item "Divine WMF Art Nouveau Cigarette Case & Match Safe with Box" is in sale since Sunday, January 18, 2015. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silverplate\Other Antique Silverplate".The seller is "small-n-divine" and is located in MONTEVIDEO. This item can be shipped worldwide.