Beautiful Antique Chinese Cloisonné Enamel Cigarette Case Circa 1900
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Being offered for sale this beautiful Antique Chinese Cloisonné Enamel Cigarette/Cheroot case Circa 1900 and was probably made for the export market for Europe.The case is decorated in colourful moths and butterflies with flowers all in cloisonné enamel work. The actual body of the case is Gilt Brass the clasp works well and the case has its original straps inside which has the remians of a gold gilt finish inside the case. Please note this case has had some use over the years with some minute losses to the corners which i have photographed in close up. The case has a slightly domed form to it so it is slightly convex in shape. The case measures 8 cm by 6 cm which is 3.1 inches by 2.5cm and 0.5 inches thickness We advise that you please study Photographs in detail before placing bid's All measurements are approx and no Reserve Please read all description's in detail before emailing me with questions. All my items are listed truthfully and to the best of my abilities. I do not use unrealistic reserves and have minimal starting prices. Reserves are generally only used on commission sales for clients.
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