A Rare 'Cymric' Silver, Shagreen and Chalcedony Tobacco Box and Cover, 1901
the tapering rectangular framework inset with four panels of shagreen with
smaller panels in the base surround, enhanced with celtic-inspired entrelacs
and chalcedony, the cover with chalcedony finial, the body and the lid
with inset wooden panels to the interior.
19cm high, stamped 'L&Co' and 'Cymric', and with Birmingham hallmarks to both
the base and the cover rim.
Photograph and description courtesy of Bonhams.