This hinged silver cheroot case (tests as sterling) is decorated to the outside with a chased floral pattern that suggests a Middle Eastern or Asian region of manufacture, possibly Indian. The inside has individual spaces, and the case closes by means of a sprung catch to one side. This superbly forged item, which could also serve as a pill box or cigarette holder, or card case.
With surface wear consistent with age and prior use, and would make a delightful present. There is a maker's mark to the inside of the case (see photographs) and a vacant cartouche to the outside. Weight: 79g/2.54 troy oz. The item "Superb Heavy Gauge Asian/Middle Eastern Silver Hinged Cheroot Case No Monogram" is in sale since Saturday, May 2, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U.
The seller is "shrinkflyer" and is located in Sagamore Beach, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.