A 20th century silver Table Box by Keith Smith.
Keith H. Smith.
A small rectangular table Box for cigarettes, London 1979. The angled lift-off lid is inset with a panel of hardwood and the interior is lined with cedarwood.
Keith Smith, [born 1929], taught silversmithing at Loughborough College of Art and Design for many years. In 2000 his book, ‘Silversmithing: A Manual of Design and Technique’. Was published by the Crowood Press.
[See John Andrews and Derek Styles: ‘Designer British Silver from Studios Established 1930-1985′, published by the Antique Collectors’ Club, 2015.]
Good with very minor surface marking to the exterior, and minor marks to the interior wood.
Height – 3.60 cm.; Width – 11.80 cm.; Depth – 8.80 cm.; Weight – 326 gms.