Vintage Kigu cigarette case and ashtray in the original presentation c – The Vintage Compact Shop
Vintage Kigu cigarette case and ashtray in the original presentation case - The Vintage Compact Shop
Vintage Kigu cigarette case and ashtray in the original presentation case - The Vintage Compact Shop
Vintage Kigu cigarette case and ashtray in the original presentation case - The Vintage Compact Shop
Vintage Kigu cigarette case and ashtray in the original presentation case - The Vintage Compact Shop
Vintage Kigu cigarette case and ashtray in the original presentation case

Vintage Kigu cigarette case and ashtray in the original presentation case

Regular price £0.00

A very pretty unused cased Kigu cigarette case & ash tray set. Both items appear to be unused & are in very good condition. The lids show roses & foliage in fine detail. All clasps & hinges work perfectly. Both of the interior cases look excellent & have very attractive gilding. This is a 1960s Kigu '96 Series - Dolphin' bolster shaped cigarette case. This accessory was made by Kigu & can be seen in their online archive. The makers described the case as follows 'The ripple of the silvery engine turned background gleams through the opalescent enamel in the delicate shades of blue, pink or white. Decorated with a motif of flowers in their natural colours.....' The 'Dolphin' series are also described by the manufacturer as ' ........modern in conception, is delicately curved and fits snugly into the palm of one's hand................handy in size yet holds 12 full-size cigarettes.' In the 1960s cigarettes were smaller than they are today & this case is ideal for roll ups or cigarettes measuring 7 cm or less as the case is 7.7 cm long or small items of jewellery / jewelry like ear rings, necklaces or slender business cards.

The cigarette case measures 3" & weighs 52.9 grams. 
The ash tray measures 1 4/4" & weighs 20.4 grams.

The Kigu case is in excellent condition. It is an attractive cream colour with a gilded diamond shapes. It is signed 'KIGU OF LONDON'.

The case measures 5 1/4" X 4 1/4".

 Click here to see more vintage cigarette cases and accessories.

 

 

When you shop with us we include free worldwide tracked and insured shipping with next day dispatch, as well as a free luxury gift box & handmade gift tag as standard with your order.

All purchases are shipped with an extensive illustrated historical fact pack & collector's information guide.

For UK orders we can guarantee next day delivery. Our US & Australian customers are receiving their purchases within ten days, with all other countries receiving items faster than this. European orders are reaching their destinations within five days.

Have you considered layaway? With a small deposit you will secure the item until you are ready to pay in full.

We also provide a free personal shopper service. If you are too busy to browse let us know your requirements and price range and we will personally select the finest variety of our stock to suit your specifications.

If you buy three or more listings, you will get a 10% discount off your entire order.

Each purchase will be shipped in a beautifully decorated gift box - If you would like us to print a message for your gift tag just ask.

We are also willing to offer customers advice on how specialists keep antiques in superb condition as to avoid damaging them.

As experienced collectors we are uniquely placed to give you the history of your purchase.

Alternatively you may reserve an item and send a check / cheque to us.

Please contact us for reservations or to discuss layaway options. We ship within 24 hours of cleared payment. We use tracked, insured priority shipping & have supplied fine collectibles to many hundreds of delighted customers all over the world.

If you need any advice please feel free to contact us:

Email: antiqueandcollect@gmail.com

Call: 0789 6616374

International callers:  +44 789 6616374