Offered is a wonderful 1900s Chinese sterling silver cigarette case depicting a Chinese dragon marine in magnificent raised details on its body, head, eyes, tail, and skin, fighting a sea animal on the cover, with a case featuring a classic form with softly sharp corners, a hallmark of ARGENT (meaning silver in French) MV 101 on the right corner of the interior, and an adorable design of a Chinese castle by the sea on the back. The cover of the Chinese Export cigarette case closes tight and the interior right strap is present. This exquisite antique Chinese silver cigarette case is in perfect antique condition with some hairline marks due to its age, measuring 11.5 cm x 8 cm x 1 cm, and weighing 106 grams. Track Page Views With. Auctiva’s FREE Counter. The item “Antique 1900 Chinese Export Raised Marine Dragon Argent Silver Cigarette Case” is in sale since Wednesday, April 26, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Cigarette & Vesta Cases”. The seller is “sinasantiques” and is located in Los Gatos, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Composition: Silver
- Age: 19th Century