A Victorian novelty silver Vesta Case and Cheroot Cutter.
A Victorian silver Vesta Case and Cheroot Cutter in the form of an artist’s palette, London 1884, by Alexander Jones, for Asprey & Sons, 166 Bond Street. The case also engraved with Registered design number 17104. The cover is engraved with contemporary owner’s initials ‘A.R.H.’
Good with minor surface marking to the exterior and some staining to the frosted gilt interior.
Length – 6.70 cm.; Width – 4.70 cm.; Depth – 0.70 cm.; Weight – 45.50 gms.