Enameled silver cigarette case, Italy 1900.
Italy circa 1900
The box, made in 800/1000 silver, is decorated with a pattern of large vertical parallel lines, and shows the hole on the left top for a silk cord. The inside is gilt.
The lid shows a smooth surface on which is shown a velately erotic scene, depicted in enamel, a woman flying in the sky, holds the reins of a dragonfly that supports her.
Signed H. Gray. Italy circa 1900.
3,25” – 8 CM H 2,50” – 6,25 CM L 0,5” – 1,75 CM D