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117

Chalcedony and diamond cigarette case, circa 1910

Estimate:

2,200

to
- 2,800 GBP

Property of a lady

Chalcedony and diamond cigarette case, circa 1910

Chalcedony and diamond cigarette case, circa 1910

Estimate:

2,200

to
- 2,800 GBP

Lot sold:

2,772

GBP

Property of a lady

Chalcedony and diamond cigarette case, circa 1910


Of rectangular outline with rounded edges, composed of polished white chalcedony, decorated with millegrain-set rose-cut diamonds, measuring approximately 88 x 48 x 16mm.

Unsigned. Gross weight approximately 59.2 grams. Hinge and clasp in good working order. Chalcedony with extremely minor surface chip to interior edge of lid, overall in very good condition.


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