Solid Silver Card Cases Rare Locking Mechanism Alfred Dunhill Business Card Case
An antique solid silver Dunhill brand cigarette / business card case.
Alfred Dunhill has built its reputation on uncompromising standards in menswear, accessories and jewellery / jewelry.
This case is the most superbly made fully hallmarked sterling silver authentic Art Deco Dunhill cigarette case. This luxury accessory has a sleek stylish bold linear design on the lid and base. The case has a rare opening and closing mechanism & the patent number for this is inscribed on the case - PAT. NO. 375532. Both the lid and base are hallmarked. This impressive cigarette case was assayed in London 1937.
The vermeil interior has this charming inscription -
à Tiger Lily, Affectueusement de tous deux, Rudi et Lou - Xmas 1942
The inscription translates as -
To Tiger Lily , affectionately from us both Rudi and Lou - Xmas 1942
The case is in good condition. All clasps and hinges work perfectly. Measures 13 cm X almost 8.8 cm & weighs 189.3 grams.
The case has an clasp that requires a hand clap movement to open or close it and so it is not to everyone's tastes.
As you can tell from the dimensions this case will hold the largest cigarette and business cards.
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We no longer ship to Germany.
Free luxury gift box & handmade gift tag as standard with your order.
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