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Title Silver presentation cheroot case, 4th Hussars
Nationality English
Period 1860/1
Sold

Extremely unusual presentation item. Inscription reads: 'From the non-commissioned Officers & Privates F. Troop 4th Hussars. To Capt. W.H. Davis as a mark of respect on his leaving the Regiment. Dublin Jany 1864.' Captain Davis was commissioned into the 4th Hussars in February 1856.

Unusual feature of Vesta case incorporated in the base of the case. Hallmark for Birmingham 1860-61 with maker mark A.T. Profusely hand engraved throughout with interior panels formed of engine-turned engraving. Minor surface wear in the form of dents to the lid. Remains of leather lining to interior.

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[Militaria : Miscellaneous : British : 19th Century]

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The package arrived today, and the two items are nice. The Mother Cross actually looks a lot better in person than in the pics.

K P, Spain, 20.06.2017

Thank you for the receipt. It wasn't necessary so soon. I was happy to get it when we meet. You have a most excellent reputation and I trust you. It is a pleasure to do business with you and hope to do more.

A T, UK, 08.06.2006

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