Object Description

An interesting combination smoking item. An antique sterling silver vesta case with hinged lid and original gilded interior. Incorporated into the base there is a swivel cigar cutter. Lovely plain style. Weight 23 grams, less than 1 troy ounce. Measures 0.8 x 4.7 x 2.9 cms. Birmingham 1897. Maker Charles Edward Solomon.

Object Condition

This unusual smokers item is in very good condition with no damage or restoration. Stamped inside the lid with a full set of clear English silver hallmarks.

Although described as a vesta case this little box has no striker. The base is not waterproof as there is a slight gap where the cigar cutter hinges.

Please note that this item is not new and will show moderate signs of wear commensurate with age. Reflections in the photograph may detract from the true representation of this item.

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