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Very rare 'Racing Car' Art Deco Cigarette Case by E. Zwickl ca. 1928


A magnificent and extremely rare Sterling silver and enamel cigarette case depicting a stylized Art Deco racing car in scarlet, the reverse with vertical lines of engine turning, and foliate borders to each end on both sides. Signed in the enamel E. Zwickl, Austrian circa 1928, with red leather presentation case.


  • Date of manufacture
    Circa 1928
  • Period
  • Condition
    Excellent. The presentation case is contemporary..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 3.15 in. x W 4.34 in.

    H 8 cm x W 11 cm

  • Seller location
    London, GB
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