HENRY BIRKS & SONS Ltd. Sterling silver cigarette case of rectangular form, 3 ¼ inches high x 3 inches wide. The front of the case is expertly hand engraved with a design that includes two central blossoms with another blossom in each corner, then the whole is surrounded by large fronds of c-scroll foliage.
The back of the case is undecorated and the gilt interior is fitted with fine coiled springs to hold the cigarettes firmly in place. It comes with its original blue card BIRKS box, 4 ¼ inches square x inches thick. Impressed on the inside of the front, top edge: BIRKS STERLING. Total weight = 110.6 grams ÷ 31.104 = 3.558 troy ounces. CONDITION: The case is in excellent vintage condition with no damage, has tight hinges and clasp.
It has never been engraved or repaired. The fine springs inside are slightly sprung near their ends (see photograph) and there is a slight scuff on the front of blue box (see photograph). All items are 100% Authentic. Layaway Now Offered: Ask about our flexible layaway plan! We have no control over this, sorry.
All items posted to Canada incur NO DUTY. And come with a 2% discount! If the re-shipper is in the United States please see the above note to US Customers. Everything is antique / vintage and used, unless otherwise stated, therefore there will be evidence of age and usage. Descriptions are to the best of our ability and knowledge, however, if you see something we may have missed, feel free to message us about it constructive input is always welcome.Any white, bright marks are reflections or flash marks and are not flaws but a result of the photo process which can be difficult with highly reflective items. I explicitly describe any flaw I see, this often sounds worse than it is Vintage/Antiques naturally have age and patina. We reserve our right to cancel any sale for any reason at anytime. Thank you for your patronage. Birks, Cigarette Case, Silver, Sterling, Tobacciana. The item "Birks Cigarette Case Sterling Silver Original Box Gilt Interior" is in sale since Wednesday, April 10, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Tobacciana\Cases". The seller is "objectspace" and is located in Niagara on the Lake, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.