A JEWELLED THREE-COLOUR GOLD CIGARETTE CASE, CHARLES HOLL, PARIS FOR EXPORT, PROBABLY CIRCA 1935
A JEWELLED THREE-COLOUR GOLD CIGARETTE CASE, CHARLES HOLL, PARIS FOR EXPORT, PROBABLY CIRCA 1935
A JEWELLED THREE-COLOUR GOLD CIGARETTE CASE, CHARLES HOLL, PARIS FOR EXPORT, PROBABLY CIRCA 1935
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A JEWELLED THREE-COLOUR GOLD CIGARETTE CASE, CHARLES HOLL, PARIS FOR EXPORT, PROBABLY CIRCA 1935

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

A JEWELLED THREE-COLOUR GOLD CIGARETTE CASE, CHARLES HOLL, PARIS FOR EXPORT, PROBABLY CIRCA 1935

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

A JEWELLED THREE-COLOUR GOLD CIGARETTE CASE, CHARLES HOLL, PARIS FOR EXPORT, PROBABLY CIRCA 1935


rectangular with gem-set thumbpiece, the surface a geometric abstract pattern composed of fused gold in three colours inspired by the ancient Japanese metalworking technique of mokume-gane, maker's mark for London export, serial number: 63537, further struck: 750, erased French control marks

8cm., 3⅛in. wide


Condition Report

Overall in good order, some slight surface wear throughout, commensurate with time and age; restoration to the lower right corner.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

STYLE: European Silver, Gold Boxes and Ceramics
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