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ACQUIRED BY MUSEUM VICTORIA, MELBOURNE

An Edwardian sterling silver cigarette case, William Comyns, London, 1901

Acquired by Museum Victoria, Melbourne

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ACQUIRED BY MUSEUM VICTORIA, MELBOURNE

the plain rectangular case inscribed to the lid, To Papa from Nellie 1902"opening to reveal a gilded interior with cedar lining, the underside lined with maroon morocco leather"
7 cm high, 23 cm wide, 14 cm deep

Provenance

Dame Nellie Melba GBE, Victoria
Property from the Collection of Dame Nellie Melba GBE, Sotheby's Australia, Melbourne, 31 March 2015, lot 84, illustrated
Acquired by Museum Victoria, Melbourne

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