Distinguished Designs and Post-War Silver including The Gerald and Janet Benney Collection of Silver

20 Nov 2013, starting at 11:00 GMT .

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A 20th century German silver and enamelled cigarette case possibly by Louis Kuppenheim, Pforzheim circa 1920, 800 standard; together with a 20th century silver and blue enamelled compact (2)

A French woven gold lighter also engraved VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, dunhill, numbered 83717, circa 1959

An 18 carat vari-coloured gold box incuse maker's mark RCK, London 1962

A cased 20th century French silver and gold cigarette case by Fontana, Paris, with post-1905 boar and eagle head standard mark (2)

An 18 carat French gold and enamel Erotic cigarette case maker's mark "CAH" in a lozenge punch, Paris, incuse stamped 750 and numbered 56238

An Art Deco 9 carat gold and enamelled compact by Ramsden & Roed, London 1939, also engraved 'Boucheron London'

An Italian cased 18 carat gold cigarette case by Rulli Oscar for Bulgari, Florence, 1934 - 1944 period marks, incuse stamped 750 numbered 73

A Greek yellow metal mounted agate dish incuse stamped VOURAKIS, 750

An gilt mounted agate and amethyst pen unmarked

A silver cigarette case maker's mark for A Wilcox, Birmingham 1935, incuse mark ASPREY LONDON

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