Lot 91


A Pair of Silver Match-Box Covers, Retailed by Cartier, 20th Century, each oblong and with gadrooned border, 45mm wide (2)

Sold for £40
Estimated at £60 - £80


Each stamped 'Sterling' and 'Cartier' on side. One further stamped with number '05068'. There is some surface scratching and wear, consistent with age and use as well as some minor bruises. There is wear to the lining material on each.

Lot 91 - A Pair of Silver Match-Box Covers, Retailed by... Lot 91 - A Pair of Silver Match-Box Covers, Retailed by... Lot 91 - A Pair of Silver Match-Box Covers, Retailed by...


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Auction: Antiques & Interiors, to include Affordable Modern & Contemporary Art, 26th May, 2023

To include Affordable Modern & Contemporray Art, and specialist sections of Silver, and Natural History & Taxidermy.
The sale also includes a mix of traditional art and antiques, jewellery, watches and more.


Tuesday 23 May - Wednesday 24 May 10am-4pm, Thursday 25 May 10am-5pm and the morning of the sale from 7.30am

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