A very Rare French Cigar/Cheroot Case, a Grand Tour Rarity, features 5 handpainted
Eglomise View of Paris in the 1850's.
The Views consist of: Cleopatra's Needle, Les Invalides, Port St.Denis, Colonne de Juillet,
and Place Henri IV., very finely painted.
The Interior retains its original Silk Lining, Match Pocket & Striker, and is in immaculate
never used condition!!
The Case is framed with Gilt Brass and inlaid with "Pique' Work.
The size is approx. 5.5" long x 3" in width....it is in Outstanding Condition!!
**Any "white spots" seen in the photos are just glare...no damage!!***
A fabulous and Rare item for your Collection...this Case was most likely purchased on
a Victorian Gentleman's Grand Tour to give as a gift upon his return, or to keep in his own collection!
Rare French Cigar/Cheroot Case, Grand Tour CA.1850