Art Deco Silver cigarette or card case, Austria circa 1920. Rectangular shape with panels of polished and groove like design, the front with a border of arabesque design, push thumb piece. Gilded interior. Stamped Austrian Silver marks, Diana’s head mark for 900 std silver Vienna. Measures:5.25 x 3.50 inches. Weight: 202 grams.
Art Deco Silver cigarette or card case, Austria circa 1920by Louis Wine
Art Deco Silver cigarette or card case, Austria circa 1920
Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) at 150 Cumberland Street (Yorkville), Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.