Rare, antique, silverplate/ quadruple plate, cigar/ cigarette/ tobacco/ smoking box. Gorgeous and unique, this box is oval, the lid lifts up and holds a round mirror (more likely held an ashtray previously). The bottom half has built in spots for perhaps tobacco, ashtray, cutter, matches and cigar . The lid has engraved garland and bow with the monogram "CMS". The bottom has 4 ball feet. This box is so much lovelier in person than in pictures as it's still very shiny. I' This box is perfect for use on your desk, in office, bar top, etc.
Measurements: approx 8 1/4" long x 6 1/2" wide x 3 1/2" tall.
Marks: Colonial Silver Co Quadruple Plate Portland Me 1360
This inkwell is in good antique condition. May have typical signs of vintage use such as slight surface scratches, plating wear, more near the etchings (not obvious at all, looks way better in person than in pictures). No obvious damage
Most of my items are vintage and antique, which are used or aged, so my items are sold "as is". Refunds or exchanges are not accepted unless I erroneously forgot to mention a major flaw. My pictures aren't doctored to hide flaws so please use photos as part of the description. My items are antique and vintage. They have been loved through the years and most likely will show such. I buy items that I personally love from estate sales, auctions, flea markets, thrift stores, etc. I do my very best to list the condition of my items as well as show pictures. Please ask questions before purchasing. I hope you'll love your purchase as much as I did when I found it.
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