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A very nice, antique, English 9CT Gold Vesta Case made by the Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd, Regent Street, London. It is hallmarked with the maker's mark "G&SCo.Ltd.", for Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd alongside "9" and ".375" for 9 carat solid gold, the London town mark and date letter "U" for 1915/16. The plain gold case is free of initials or other engravings. It is in good condition, but does have some very minor indents. It measures approximately 38mm x 40mm. The weight is 11.5g. 9CT gold vesta cases are relatively rare, a nice addition to any collection.

Price £495    €556.08    $636.77

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9CT Gold Vesta Case, Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co
An extremely nice, antique Victorian, 18CT Gold Pencil Case, made by Sampson Mordan & Co. and retailed by Houghton & Gunn. The firm of Houghton & Gunn was established by William Houghton in 1822. From 1841 he traded from premises at 162 Bond Street, London. He went into partnership with Charles Henry Gunn in 1862 and the firm traded as Houghton & Gunn. The business was taken over by Asprey in 1906. The case is hallmarked with the maker's mark "SM&Co" for Sampson Mordan & Co., "18" and the "crown" symbol for 18 carat gold, the Leopard's Head London town mark and date letter "R" for 1892/93. Also stamped with the retailer's name "Houghton & Gunn". The case has nice engine turned decoration. It is in excellent condition. It measures 90mm in length and 9mm in diameter. The weight is 12.3g.

Price £795    €893.10    $1022.69

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Victorian 18CT Gold Pencil Case, S Mordan & Co
A very nice Russian Silver Cheroot Case with Niello decoration made in Moscow and dating from 1866. The inside is hallmarked on both lid and base with the maker's mark, the Assay Master's mark above the date "1866", the silver standard mark "84" and the Moscow town mark. The case in very good overall condition, it does have some imperfections, minor indents and wear and a very small split on one rear corner near the end of the hinge. It measures 150mm x 75mm x 30mm. The weight is 202.2g/7.13oz/6.50ozt

Price £495    €556.08    $636.77

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Russian Silver Niello Cheroot Case, Moscow c1866
A very nice, antique Gold Box or Case, possibly French dating from c1880. The case has continental control marks to the inside sleeve. Not UK hallmarked therefore selling as yellow metal. The box has nice decoration to all sides. It is in excellent condition. It measures 77mm x 8mm x 5mm. The weight is 5.6g

Price £195    €219.06    $250.85

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Exquisite Decorative Continental Gold Box
A very nice, antique, Edwardian, English 18CT Gold Vesta Case made by Deakin & Francis Ltd, Regent Place, Birmingham. It was assayed in Birmingham and is hallmarked with the maker's mark "D&F", for Deakin & Francis (Stephen Henry Deakin & John Horace Francis) alongside the "crown" symbol and "18" for 18 carat solid gold, the anchor Birmingham town mark and date letter "i" for 1908/09. The circular shaped case has the original owner's initials nicely engraved to the front. It is in very good condition. It measures approximately 46mm in diameter. The weight is 24.6g. 18CT gold vesta cases are relatively rare a nice addition to any collection.

Price £1150    €1291.91    $1479.36

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Antique English 18CT Gold Vesta Case, Birmingham
An Exquisite, fine and rare, 18CT Gold, French Snuff Box dating from c1850. The box has nice, engine turned engraving to all sides, the lid with a central cartouche that is free of initials. The lid with a lovely cast thumb piece. It is in excellent condition, the hinge operating perfectly and the lid closing snuggly just as it would have done when new. A lovely box. It is marked with the maker's mark and French control mark on the inner edge of the lid. It measures 75mm x 45mm x 17mm. The weight is 73.2g

Price £4950    €5560.83    $6367.68

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An Exquisite 18CT Gold French Snuff Box c1850
An exquisite Antique, Early Victorian, English Silver Presentation Snuff Box made by the highly regarded maker, Nathaniel Mills, Birmingham. The box is hallmarked on the inside, the lid having the Monarch's Head duty mark (Queen Victoria), the maker's mark "N.M" and the Lion Passant Silver Mark. The base having the maker's mark "N.M" again alongside the Birmingham town mark and date letter "P" for 1838/39. There is a very nice Shipping Interest Presentation Inscription on the lid of the box, presented at Leith on 5th October 1841 (see photos). It measures approximately 78mm x 50mm x 30mm. The weight is 113.2g/3.99oz/3.63ozt.

Price £795    €893.10    $1022.69

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Antique Silver Snuff Box, Nathaniel Mills c1838