Four small tortoise shell boxes, Late 19th Century


Small rectangular tortoise shell cigarette box, lid inlaid with silver J initial.
Late 19th Century.
9 x 5,5 cm (3-1/2 x 2 in.).

Small oblong tortoise shell box, lid inlaid with silver escutcheon.
Late 19th Century.
7,5 x 4,5 cm (3 x 1-3/4 in.).

Small coin purse and cigarette case of tortoise shell, lids with gilt piqué and silver decoration of cartouche and foliaged and flowered scrollwork. Silk interiors for one and other one includes ivory slab and mechanical pencil.
Within a case.
Late 19th Century.
6 x 4,5 cm (2-1/4 x 1-3/4 in.) and 9 x 6 cm (3-1/2 x 2-1/4 in.).

Provenance :

  • Item(s) quantity:  4
  • Expertissim Reference: 2012030726