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    MALCOLM S. FORBES COLLECTION: FIVE VARIOUS EDWARDIAN AND LATER CIGARETTE AND TOBACCO BOXES WITH PRESENTATION ENGRAVING, VARIOUS DATES FROM 1908 TO 1943
    6-1/2 inches long (16.5 cm) (largest)

    Including a silver case with bowling club presentation and photographic cover dated 1909, a WWI military presentation case, an oval tobacco box dated 1913 and engraved H. M. S. Sandpiper, a Birmingham silver box presented by The Special Air Service to Cliff Stevens in 1943, and a Boston Yacht Club prize case dated 1909.


    Condition Report*:

    All generally fine with expected wear, Boston case missing cabachon

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2011
    1st Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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