A silver and red enameled cigarette case with Taj Mahal , one of the Architectural wonders of the World, hand engraved front and back. The contrast of silver and iridescent red enamel is very handsome and does the Majesty of this Indian Artifact justice.
The interior has a polished silver finish with an elastic band. The base metal appears to be brass and the case is quite heavy. The push clasp and piano hinge are in perfect working condition.
This vintage cigarette case would a perfect card case giving a classy flash as you present your business card. If one wishes to use it as a cigarette case, it will hold smokes of your choice up to three inches.
There are no hallmarks but numbers etched on the inside corner. Though I do not know who the maker was, this tobacciana collectible is a quality piece from days gone by.
Size: Measures 5" x 3-1/8"
Condition: Pristine! No dents or dings. The elastic cigarette holder has seen stronger and snappier day, elasticity is feeling her age.
Item ID: TC35
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