Royal Air Force: a lady’s silver cigarette case
Royal Air Force: a lady’s silver cigarette case hall marked for Birmingham 1953, maker’s mark D&F. Outer surfaces are engine turned, the lid enamelled in translucent white, and applied with silver RAF badge. Gilt inside engraved with owner’s initials B.J.H. Together with another silver cigarette case, purchased from the same source and almost certainly “his”, engraved with owner’s initials J.C.H., with gilt interior.
The first 3¼” (8.5cms) x 2¾” (6.8cms) The second 4½” (11.3cms) x 3” (7.9cms)