1927 Shargreen Cigarette Box Given To Jockey Bernard Brownie Carslake Shark Skin

1927 Shargreen Cigarette Box Given To Jockey Bernard Brownie Carslake Shark Skin

£1,750.00
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About this item

We are delighted to offer for sale this stunning and very rare circa 1900 Shargreen cigarette box present to the Jockey Bernard Brownie Carlsake in 1927

A very rare good looking and functional piece of collectable smoking equipment. Shagreen is exceptionally collectable on its own, it is Sharkskin and very collectable

The main body of the box is some king of timber, most likely cedar wood as it keeps the smell of the tobacco inside, you have bone trim around the edges as those are the hard wearing areas, a sterling silver plaque on the top

The plaque is inscribed as follows "To B.Carslake From R.Stutfield The Greatful Owner Of Mat McGlue 18-4-27

Naturally R.Stutfield was the owner of the horse Mat McGlue and Bernard Brownie Carlsake was the jockey that rode him

Dimensions,
Height 5.8cm
Width 15.5cm
Depth 10cm

Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point, if you would like any additional or specific measurements please ask

Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition

Please also ask any questions before you buy and not after, all of our items are sold as seen and as listed

Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade

Dimensions

W15.5 x H5.8 x D10.0 cm

Condition

Used

Date of manufacture

1900s

Place of origin

United Kingdom

Period

Early 20th Century

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SKU

72886897
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