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Booth Antiques
Flag of United KingdomCambridgeshire, UK
Alison lives in a small village in Cambridgeshire and has been involved in the antiques trade for thirty years. A qualified auctioneer, she has a BA Hons in Valuation of Fine Art and Chattels and has worked in a London auction house and for The Potteries Museum as well as exhibiting at fairs in London and East Anglia. She is a keen collector of 18th and 19th century Staffordshire ceramics, turn of the century art pottery and English silver novelty items.
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A Gorgeous Silver & Enamel Double Sided Matchbox Case

REF: B647 / LA467947
£98
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Description
A gorgeous silver matchbox case from the Art Deco period. This lovely example has enamel panels to the top and bottom, in a deep burnished red. The silver frame is hallmarked with London import marks and dates to the 1920's. A fine collectible example from a bygone age.
measurements
Height:
4.5 cm
Width:
2.8 cm
Depth:
1.6 cm
declaration
Booth Antiques has clarified that the A Gorgeous Silver & Enamel Double Sided Matchbox Case (LA467947) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1924
condition
Excellent, with no dents or splits to the silver and no cracks or chips to the enamel. There are very light surface scratches, commensurate with age and use
location
This A Gorgeous Silver & Enamel Double Sided Matchbox Case is located in Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom