Vintage Cartier 14 Karat Yellow Gold Cigarette Case.
Case measures: 4 1/2″ x 3″ x 3/8 “.
Inside of the case there is a attached 14 karat yellow gold “T” bar to hold the cigarettes in place.
On the back of the front panel: Hand engraved:
” To ayong SQUIER,
Aloveyere and a lusty batcheler
Withlokkes curled they were leyed in presse.
Of twenty yeer of age he was, I gesse.
Syngynge he was or floytynge, al the day;
He was as fresh as is the month of May.
His very good Friend
JUNE 13, 1948 ” with a hand engraved gentleman horse rider.
The front and back cover are line designed.
Engraving Initial plate on front top left side measuring 3/4 ” x 3/8 “.
Beautiful case, but it has been loved, a few dins and scratches on case.
Wear commensurate with age and use.
Push button open and close.
Stamped inside rim ” CARTIER 14KT 93 ”
Case weighs 3.68 ounces.